“This is certainly a less expensive way per person to provide housing with the socialization benefits of the community that forms there.” –John Foley
One part of reducing homelessness is increasing housing opportunities specifically for people who have become homeless. Sacramento Self Help Housing is doing this in single family homes across their region at a low cost through shared housing.
The videos below take you through what shared housing is, how it works, and the first steps you’d want to take to create an organization focused on shared housing in San Diego.
Here is a 2014 Harvard study on shared housing.