Characteristics of Homeless Adults with Serious Mental Illnesses Served by Three Street-Level Federally Funded Homelessness Programs

@article{Page2011CharacteristicsOH,
  title={Characteristics of Homeless Adults with Serious Mental Illnesses Served by Three Street-Level Federally Funded Homelessness Programs},
  author={Jaimie Page and James C. Petrovich and Suk-Young Kang},
  journal={Community Mental Health Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={48},
  pages={699-704}
}
In 2010, the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development’s biannual point-in-time census of people who are homeless estimated that approximately 649,000 people in the U.S. were homeless on a given night. Just over onequarter (26.2%) of the sheltered individuals were also reported as having severe mental illness (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 2009). The homeless mentally ill (HMI) population has been reported as hard-toreach (Padgett et al. 2008) and in need of… 
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