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Program Description

  Permanent Supportive Housing

Permanent Supportive Housing is an evidence-based practice that provides immediate access to a permanent housing subsidy and long-term, wraparound support services to households with disabilities. All programs use a Housing First approach that offers housing without preconditions such as sobriety, treatment compliance, or participation in services.

Program Contacts

Contact Amanda Harris of the HHS - Services to End and Prevent Homelessness at 240.777.1179 or Deborah Lambert of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2794 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY20Actual FY21Estimated FY22Target FY23Target FY24
Permanent Supportive Housing: Number of clients served 11,4642,4362,4002,1002,100
Permanent Supportive Housing - Days from housing program assignment (to accepted) to housed 5859604540
Percent of households who retain permanent housing after 12 months 98%92%95%95%95%
Percent of clients retaining permanent housing 98%97%95%95%95%
Percent of people that graduate from the program 5%5%20%15%15%
1  Many, additional permanent supportive housing options were available to clients beginning in FY21 due to the increase in COVID funding and other related legislation changes.

Program Budget Changes

FY23 Approved ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY22 Approved52148102.00
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.2121020.00
FY23 Approved54269122.00