David Patterson, social work professor and director of the Knox Homeless Management Information System, partnered with the Knoxville-Knox County Homeless Coalition on a study about the ongoing challenges of homelessness in the area. The study, which was released this week, also highlights successes, including housing placement. Several local news outlet featured the efforts.
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Reports highlight ‘diversity’ of homelessness
- WBIR-TV: Report shows increase in use of Knox Co. homeless services
- Metro Pulse: New Studies Reveal a Rising Number of Homeless Families in Knoxville