SAMHSA’s Homelessness Initiatives
The Homelessness Resource Center Web
site is just one of SAMHSA’s
homelessness-related initiatives. Other
major efforts include the following:
for Assistance in Transition
from Homelessness. This initiative
funds comprehensive community-based
services for people who are homeless
and have serious mental illnesses or
co-occurring substance use disorders.
Services include outreach, mental health
treatment, substance abuse treatment,
case management and other support services,
plus limited housing services.
in Supportive Housing Initiative. This initiative provides support and
technical assistance to nine grantees
providing services to people who are
chronically homeless, have serious
psychiatric conditions or co-occurring
disorders, and live in permanent supportive
Benefit Homeless Individuals. This
grant program helps communities
expand and strengthen treatment services
for individuals who are homeless and
have mental illness, substance abuse
disorders, or both.
For more information, visit www.homeless.samhsa.gov.
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