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LA homeless survey helps service groups plan and budget
Agencies need to know who the people are as well as how many.
In a homeless district, growing numbers raise tensions
Services are concentrated on Skid Row, where firms say conditions have worsened.
In Los Angeles, homeless camps are suddenly everywhere
It's easier to camp on public land now, and there's less room in shelters.
Cutting health costs by subsidizing housing
Experiment in housing for homeless is completed in L.A. – and health-care costs fall.
Skid Row was L.A.'s solution for homelessness. Now that's changing
Los Angeles has long steered its homeless population to a border area of downtown rarely seen except by those who work there and the homeless. Now redevelopment is pressing against Skid Row, and advocates are taking steps to secure homes for the homeless.