Rapid Re-Housing: Creating Programs that Work

This guide, created by the National Alliance to End Homelessness, provides information about developing a foundation for a successful Rapid Re-housing Program.

The National Alliance to End Homelessness has published this guide to help organizations develop Rapid Re-Housing programs. It includes information about:

  • Assessing your local community and selecting a program structure;
  • Selecting a target population;
  • Screening and assessment;
  • Creating a rapid re-housing plan;
  • Financial assistance;
  • Landlord recruitment;
  • Housing options;
  • Housing stabilization;
  • Data and evaluation;
  • Staffing issues; and
  • Program evolution.

The guide was prepared by Abt Associates. The primary author was Marge Wherley, with contributions by Dr. Dennis Culhane and others. (Authors)

Publication Date: 
Washington, DC, USA