HOM, Inc. is currently working on a new initiative seeking to reduce chronic homelessness. The project is a collaboration with Arizona Behavioral Health Corporation, the Valley of the Sun United Way and the Lodestar Day Resource Center (LDRC). In this project, individuals with a serious mental illness meeting the definition of chronic homelessness and who […]
About Michael Shore
Michael Shore is President and CEO of HOM, Inc., a leading provider of permanent housing solutions that end homelessness for individuals and families throughout Maricopa County. Michael is a bench player for OrgCode Consulting and served as Director of Operations for the 100,000 Homes Campaign team from 2012-2014. He is also Vice Chair of the board of directors for the Crisis Response Network. Tweet at him at @shikemore.
Entries by Michael Shore
Having a place to call home for the first time in about two years was a blessing and an important piece of my recovery.
In July 1994, HOM, Inc. opened its doors for business. At that time, HOM contracted with ComCare, which was the regional behavioral health authority for Maricopa County. ComCare, in partnership with the Arizona Department of Commerce, had secured their first Shelter Plus Care grant from HUD to provide housing to 300 of their consumers with […]
This post was originally written for Poverty Insights on April 7, 2010 Permanent Supportive Housing: Scattered Sites Model There seems to be an increased interest in addressing homelessness in the Phoenix metropolitan area. I’m not certain what to attribute this phenomenon to; whether inspirational leadership, increased capacity in the non-profit housing and service provider industry, […]