Evaluating the Cost of Homelessness

Thursday, July 12, 2007 at 3pm ET

The effects homelessness has on communities can sometimes be quantified with a dollar amount. Cost analysis is a powerful tool for program administrators who make decisions on how to allocate scarce funding for housing and services and for advocates who are seeking to demonstrate a case for ending homelessness. This audio conference will feature experts on examining the costs of homelessness:

Brooke Spellman, Abt Associates and
Evan J. Scully, Homeward.

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The Leadership to End Homelessness Audio Conference Series is a monthly series of national conference calls focusing on the leading strategies that states, local jurisdictions and nonprofit organizations have employed to end homelessness. The series is presented by the Council of State Community Development Agencies, the National Alliance to End Homelessness, the National Council of State Housing Agencies, the National League of Cities and the U.S. Conference of Mayors.

The Leadership to End Homelessness Audio Conference Series is sponsored by the Sara Lee Foundation.