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Chronically Homeless

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Efforts To House Homeless Veterans Making Headway

According to San Francisco’s director of housing opportunity, 110 chronically homeless veterans have been found a place to stay through the program in the past 100 days.

10/09/2013

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Santa Clara County Supervisors Consider Voucher Program to Help Chronically Homeless

The voucher program could be approved as early as Tuesday at the Board of Supervisors’ meeting, and would cost the county an estimated more than $1 million but could trim the county’s expenses in the long run with less money going to emergency shelters, emergency rooms and jails.

02/06/2012

(AP)

Volunteers Conduct Headcount Of Santa Clara County’s Homeless

Unlike more casual homeless headcounts conducted in the region in the past, this is an actual census targeting the chronically homeless.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/27/2011

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Reports Drop In Homeless Population

A recent count of San Francisco’s homeless population revealed a decrease in the number of chronically homeless from last year, a city agency announced Wednesday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/19/2011