Bay Area Resource Center Housing Goals and Objectives
Working Draft

GOAL  1:  Provide a full continuum of housing options for participants

Objectives:

  1. Provide Emergency Shelter, Level 1
  2. Provide Emergency Shelter for families
  3. Provide Transitional housing facilities
  4. Provide short-term Transitional housing facilities for families
  5. Provide Transitional Supportive housing units
  6. Provide short-term detox/substance abuse treatment dormitory
  7. Provide respite units
  8. Provide permanent housing options
  9. Encourage the development of mixed use housing communities

GOAL 2: Promote prevention of homelessness, rapid re-entry and housing first philosophy

Objectives:    

  1. Attract providers with “housing first” philosophy
  2. Coordinate with national programs
  3. Establish a preference for homeless with local Public Housing Authorities

GOAL 3:  Determine feasibility and benefit of creating a Housing Trust Fund to support homeless prevention and affordable housing programs.

Objectives:                      

  1. Review existing Trust Fund organizations
  2. Create an Affordable Housing Trust Fund
  3. Conduct Resource Development Activities
  4. Designate abandoned properties for acquisition

(c) JLS 7-2012