The Impact of Homelessness Prevention Programs on Homelessness finds that families at risk of homelessness reduces the likelihood of being sheltered by 76%.
Middlesex County was one of the first counties in the establish a Homeless Trust Fund and by December 31, 2013, the Fund has collected $1,019,378.
TAC has released State Funded Housing Assistance Programs, a report rental assistance and homelessness prevention resources including 3 in NJ.
The Center for Community Change (CCC), recently published a post – New Jersey Counties Demonstrate Effective Use of Homeless Trust Funds.
The Somerset County Board of Freeholders unanimously reauthorized its Homeless Trust Fund, which has has accrued $511,51, to date on March 11, 2014.