You can also call 311 and ask to be connected to the Homeless Outreach Team, if you don’t have that number at hand.
Besides low-cost housing, we need more psych beds. We’ve lost 96% of what we had in the ‘60s. That’s why so many psych patients are on the street and in jail. Supporting the Treatment Advocacy Center is a long-term strategy for that.
Thank you for this important and well researched piece.