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Utah Is on Track to End Homelessness by 2015 With This One Simple Idea | NationSwell January 29, 2014

Posted by sandyclaus in Politics.
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The state is giving away apartments, no strings attached. In 2005, Utah calculated the annual cost of E.R. visits and jail stays for an average homeless person was $16,670, while the cost of providing an apartment and social worker would be $11,000. Each participant works with a caseworker to become self-sufficient, but if they fail, they still get to keep their apartment.

via Utah Is on Track to End Homelessness by 2015 With This One Simple Idea | NationSwell.

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