.shutterstock_61234516Excerpt from Upworthy

March 21, 2016

This city tackled homelessness by giving every resident a roof over their head. They found it’s cheaper, sometimes as much as five times cheaper, to build housing than to deal with the homeless problem in their city.

Housing First, the program that deals with homeless housing says “it’s hard to deal with your problems when you’re living on a park bench.”

Now all 60,000 residents of this city have a place to call home.  Watch Video…

 

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