Communities That Have Ended Homelessness

These communities have a system in place to ensure that homelessness is rare, brief, and one-time.

To be recognized as having achieved the goal, communities must meet the requirements laid out in the federal criteria and benchmarks for ending homelessness.

Communities and states that have ended Veteran homelessness (in order of announcement):

  1. New Orleans, LA
  2. Houston, TX
  3. Mobile, AL
  4. Troy, NY
  5. Saratoga Springs, NY
  6. Flagler County, FL
  7. Lancaster City & County, PA
  8. Cumberland County/Fayetteville, NC
  9. Winston-Salem, NC
  10. Las Cruces, NM
  11. Syracuse, NY
  12. Las Vegas, NV
  13. Commonwealth of Virginia
  14. Schenectady, NY
  15. Rochester, NY
  16. Albany, NY
  17. Rockford, IL
  18. Philadelphia, PA
  19. Mississippi Gulfport/Gulf Coast Regional CoC
  20. Montgomery County, MD
  21. Volusia County/Daytona Beach, FL
  22. State of Connecticut
  23. Reading/Berks County, PA
  24. Lynn, MA
  25. Des Moines, IA
  26. San Antonio, TX
  27. Terrebonne Parish, LA
  28. Hattiesburg, MS
  29. Long Island, NY
  30. Bergen County, NJ
  31. Austin, TX
  32. Middlesex County, NJ
  33. Buffalo/Western New York
  34. State of Delaware
  35. Dayton/Montgomery County, OH
  36. DeKalb County, GA
  37. Portland/Gresham/Multnomah County CoC
  38. Shreveport, LA
  39. Riverside, CA
  40. Santa Fe, NM
  41. Chattanooga, TN
  42. Fort Myers/Lee County, FL
  43. Southwest Minnesota CoC (MN-511)
  44. Nashua, NH
  45. Punta Gorda/Charlotte County, FL
  46. Akron/Barberton/Summit County, OH
  47. LaCrosse, WI
  48. Scranton/Lackawanna County, PA
  49. Lehigh Valley, PA
  50. Massachusetts Balance of State CoC
  51. Will County, IL
  52. Lowell, MA
  53. Northwest Minnesota CoC
  54. Moorhead/West Central Minnesota CoC
  55. Kent County, MI
  56. Dutchess County, NY
  57. Atlanta, GA
  58. Kansas City (MO & KS)/Independence/Lee’s Summit/Jackson, Wyandotte Counties CoC
  59. Pittsburgh/McKeesport/Penn Hills/Allegheny County CoC
  60. Nebraska Balance of State CoC
  61. Delaware County, PA
  62. Beckley, WV/Beckley VAMC Catchment Area, including City of Beckley and Raleigh, Fayette, Nicholas, Summers, Greenbrier, Monroe, Pocahontas, Wyoming, Mercer, McDowell and Clay counties
  63. Norman/Cleveland County, OK
  64. Kittitas County, WA
  65. Miami-Dade County, FL
  66. Lincoln, NE
  67. Jackson/West Tennessee Continuum of Care

Communities that have ended chronic homelessness:

  1. Bergen County, NY
  2. Lancaster County, PA
  3. Rockford, IL