What is the difference between crisis homelessness and chronic homelessness?

Homelessness in Los Angeles

  • What is the difference between crisis homelessness and chronic homelessness? Why do social workers recognize this difference?
  • What are the two main philosophies that coordinated entry is run under? Explain them in your own words.

The VI-SPDAT

  • What is the purpose of the VI-SPDAT survey?
  • What kind of data is gathered by the VI-SPDAT survey?
  • What is the role of the VI-SPDAT in determining what types of assistance is needed by each person experiencing homelessness?
  • What deterrents might exist that keep people experiencing homelessness from being honest on the VI-SPDAT?
  • How many organizations have access to the data gathered by the VI-SPDAT?

The VI-SPDAT in Context

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