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The Health of Our Communities: Addressing Homelessness in Counties

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    The Health of Our Communities: Addressing Homelessness in Counties

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    Across the United States, communities are impacted by the reality of homelessness. Counties are on the front lines of tackling the driving factors and downstream impacts of homelessness on the health of residents and communities. NACo's own Josef Burkart discusses the root causes, health implications, county strategies and NACo resources available to counties. 

    To learn more about NACo tools and resources available to your county or to share any ideas or solutions you may have, visit www.naco.org/homelessness or email Josef Burkart at jburkart@naco.org.

    Counties are on the front lines of tackling the driving factors and downstream impacts of homelessness on the health of residents and communities.
    2019-05-31
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    2019-06-03

https://www.youtube.com/embed/aG3R0Zthtx0

Across the United States, communities are impacted by the reality of homelessness. Counties are on the front lines of tackling the driving factors and downstream impacts of homelessness on the health of residents and communities. NACo's own Josef Burkart discusses the root causes, health implications, county strategies and NACo resources available to counties. 

To learn more about NACo tools and resources available to your county or to share any ideas or solutions you may have, visit www.naco.org/homelessness or email Josef Burkart at jburkart@naco.org.

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