This document was created under the leadership of the Mayor's Task Force to End Homelessness, co-chaired by Project HOME Executive Director, S. Mary Scullion and City Managing Director Pedro A. Ramos, Esq.
An ethnographic analysis accompanied by photographs that trace the emergence of leadership at all levels at Project HOME. The stories and photographs compiled for this project tell the story of Project HOME from the participants' perspectives.
Sponsored by the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and conducted by Public Health Management Corporation, this analysis outlines the positive impact of community-building and the lasting social support system that Project HOME provides to those in recovery.
Project HOME's growth over the past 25 years has allowed us to leverage $106 million in capital expenditure and annual operating expenditures into $609 million in economic activity – a factor of nearly $2.25 for every dollar spent – and is statistically correlated with increasing property values