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Preventing returns to homelessness interventions and outcomes of the Homeless Rehousing Assistance Program, 1990 by New York (State). Dept. of Social Services. Office of Program Planning, Analysis and Development.

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Published by The Office in [Albany?, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Homelessness -- New York (State) -- Prevention.,
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  • Family services -- New York (State).

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Edition Notes

Other titlesIntervention and outcomes of the Homeless Rehousing Assistance Program
StatementNew York State Department of Social Services, Office of Program Planning, Analysis and Development and Office of Shelter and Supported Housing Programs.
ContributionsNew York (State). Office of Shelter and Supported Housing Programs
The Physical Object
Pagination37, [14] p., [46] leaves.
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22255740M

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