The Interim/Bridge Housing Program for Those Exiting Institutions (Strategy B7) increases the stock of temporary housing for people being discharged from institutions such as jails, hospitals, or foster care, with the ultimate goal of securing permanent housing for participants.
A growing number of
vulnerable individuals are finding shelter in interim or bridge housing instead
of being discharged onto the streets. In the first 12 months of implementation,
more than 1,100 homeless individuals released from detention were served in interim
housing; another 386 individuals were discharged from hospitals into interim