Report: HOMELESSNESS IN PENNSYLVANIA: CAUSES, IMPACTS, AND SOLUTIONS

House Resolution No. 550 of 2014 directed the Joint State Government Commission to establish a bipartisan legislative task force and an advisory committee to conduct a study of the occurrence, effects, and trends of homelessness in Pennsylvania and to report its findings and recommendations.

The report presents a comprehensive review of impacts of homelessness on various populations and discusses public and private agencies’ actions to mitigate those impacts and to secure safe and stable housing for people in need. The report includes the task force and advisory committee’s recommendations for effective, efficient, and compassionate means for ending homelessness in the Commonwealth.

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JOINT STATE GOVERNMENT COMMISSION
Teaser/Summary
House Resolution No. 550 of 2014 directed the Joint State Government Commission to establish a bipartisan legislative task force and an advisory committee to conduct a study of the occurrence, effects, and trends of homelessness in Pennsylvania and to report its findings and recommendations.