Supportive housing is an essential element of our health system. Well designed, affordable and professionally staffed housing creates opportunity for overcoming disability, resulting in personal stability and growth. And for those in supportive housing it ends homelessness, permanently. As health care investments go, supportive housing is remarkably cost-effective. A relatively modest one-time capital investment creates
The city’s $90,000,000 investment will help address our housing crisis, but may actually achieve much more.