ERIC Number: EJ662413
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Conceptualizing Prevention as the First Line of Offense against Homelessness: Implications for the Federal Continuum of Care Model.
Poole, Dennis L.; Zugazaga, Carole B.
Journal of Primary Prevention, v23 n4 p409-24 Sum 2003
The Community Prevention Model, which reinforces competencies and strengths, promotes independent living and social mainstreaming, and utilizes emergency shelters as a last resort, is offered for discussion. It is argued that the federal continuum of care model does not adequately address prevention as the first line of offense against homelessness. (Contains 50 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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