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eBook Homelessness: Prevention, Strategies And Effectiveness ePub

by Carol L. Pearson,Ann Elizabeth Montgomery,Martha R. Burt

  • ISBN: 1600212085
  • Category: Politics and Government
  • Subcategory: Politics
  • Author: Carol L. Pearson,Ann Elizabeth Montgomery,Martha R. Burt
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Nova Science Pub Inc; UK ed. edition (June 2, 2006)
  • Pages: 186
  • ePub book: 1406 kb
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  • Rating: 4.3
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Ann Elizabeth Montgomery. University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health. Homelessness: Prevention strategies and effectiveness. MR Burt, CL Pearson, AE Montgomery.

Ann Elizabeth Montgomery. Nova Publishers, 2007.

Find nearly any book by Ann Elizabeth Montgomery. Homelessness: Prevention, Strategies And Effectiveness. by Martha R. Burt, Carol L. Pearson, Ann Elizabeth Montgomery. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. ISBN 9781600212086 (978-1-60021-208-6) Hardcover, Nova Science Pub Inc, 2006. Find signed collectible books: 'Homelessness: Prevention, Strategies And Effectiveness'.

Ann Elizabeth Montgomery. HUD commissioned an exploratory study to identify and document communities that have implemented effective and well-targeted community-wide homelessness prevention strategies and data to document their effectiveness. This study documents these approaches in six communities with the hope that other communities might learn how to carry out similar efforts

1, Carol Pearson2 &. Ann Elizabeth Montgomery2. Briefly stated, poor targeting leads to an inefficient strategy, and inefficient strategies are rarely effective

1, Carol Pearson2 &. The Journal of Primary Prevention volume 28, pages213–228(2007)Cite this article. Why homelessness prevention? The intent of prevention is to stop something from happening. The worse the effects of what one is trying to prevent, the more important it is to develop effective prevention strategies, and the more one is willing to accept partial prevention if complete prevention is not possible. Briefly stated, poor targeting leads to an inefficient strategy, and inefficient strategies are rarely effective. By what standard should one judge the effectiveness of a prevention activity?

Strategies for Preventing Homelessness. Martha R. Burt, Carol Pearson, Ann Elizabeth Montgomery.

Strategies for Preventing Homelessness. Read complete document: PDF. Print this page. The study identifies elements of community homelessness prevention strategies that seem to lead to reductions in the number of people who otherwise would become homeless.

Homelessness prevention is an essential element of any effort to end homelessness either locally or nation-wide. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. To close the front door of entry into homelessness. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. Burt (Author), Carol L. Pearson (Author), Ann Elizabeth Montgomery (Author) & 0 more.

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Martha R Burt Carol Pearson Ann Elizabeth Montgomery

Martha R Burt Carol Pearson Ann Elizabeth Montgomery. This article summarizes the findings of a study of community-wide strategies for preventing homelessness among families and single adults with serious mental illness, conducted for the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. The study involved six communities, of which this article focuses on five. A major finding of this study was that it was difficult to identify sites with community-wide strategies, and even harder to find any that maintained data capable of documenting prevention success.

Martha R. The Journal of Primary Prevention. This article summarizes the findings of a study of community-wide strategies for preventing homelessness among families and single adults with serious mental illness, conducted for the US Departmen. More). Pearson. This book identifies elements of community homelessness prevention strategies Homelessness prevention is an essential element of any effort to end homelessness either locally or nation-wide. Homelessness prevention is an essential element of any effort to end homelessness either locally or nation-wide. To close the front door of entry into homelessness, the central challenge of prevention is targeting our efforts toward those people that will become homeless without the intervention.

Homelessness prevention is an essential element of any effort to end homelessness either locally or nation-wide. To close the front door of entry into homelessness, the central challenge of prevention is targeting our efforts toward those people that will become homeless without the intervention. This book identifies elements of community homelessness prevention strategies that seem to lead to reductions in the number of people who otherwise would become homeless. eligibility screening process; developing community motivation; maximising mainstream and private resources; fostering leadership; and ensuring the availability and structure of data and information used to track progress, improve on prevention efforts, and facilitate outcome-based contracting. Evidence from the six communities studied indicates that those employing the most elements seem to be more successful at prevention and better able to document their achievements. that may be used alone or in combination as part of a coherent community-wide strategy: supportive services coupled with permanent housing, particularly when combined with effective discharge from institutions, especially mental hospitals; mediation in Housing Courts; cash assistance for rent or mortgage arrears; and rapid exit from shelter. This study provides insight into approaches that will help prevent homelessness. It is an important contribution to our understanding of how to help homeless Americans.