Why "Housing First" works:
Pathways to Housing is an "evidence-based practice," which means that multiple research studies have reported that the program has a consistently significant positive impact on its target population and that there are few or no negative effects. The evidence that supports this is made up of a wide range of studies conducted by an array of investigators in different cities.

Researching and disseminating our service model is core to our mission because the model works... and there are people in need in other communities. We share our information to be used to help other communities in need. 

The following articles can be accessed by clicking on the link that will lead to the publisher's website. There you can access the abstract, and for a nominal cost, the full article:

These full articles can be accessed without cost by clicking on the following links:
The papers listed below were selected for this page as they relate to Pathways to Housing PA. Additional information about the model can be found at the National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices.


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