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COVID-19 Homeless System Response: Primer on Serving People with High-Acuity Needs

Date Published: October 2020



This document serves as a primer on high-acuity populations, staffing models, and service approaches, especially as they relate to service provision for high-acuity populations in rapid rehousing (RRH).

Visit the Disease Risks and Homelessness page on the HUD Exchange for a full list of resources related to COVID-19 infectious disease prevention and response for homeless providers.

The contents of these materials, except when based on statutory or regulatory authority or law, do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. These materials are intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.

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