“D.C. housed the homeless in upscale apartments. It hasn’t gone as planned.”

This a “must read” for people who wonder how well the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s focus on Housing First works—or not.

D.C. housed the homeless in upscale apartments. It hasn’t gone as planned.  

When dozens of chronically homeless people with varying, untreated disabling conditions are placed in apartments with little or no supportive services, the outcome is, unfortunately, predictable and unsustainable. 

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