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  • January 18, 2018

    News, Resources, & Happenings at TAC – January 2018

    Mental Health & Substance Use | Blog Post

    Addiction treatment programs are proliferating, but what about accountability? Consumer report cards could be part of the answer.

  • December 12, 2017

    Affordable Housing for People with Disabilities

    Affordable Housing | Blog Post

    The tenth edition of the Priced Out: The Housing Crisis for People with Disabilities report, released today by TAC and our partners at the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Housing Task Force, once again demonstrates that non-elderly adults with disabilities who rely on…

  • December 7, 2017

    Coordinated Entry — What’s Working Well

    Homelessness | Blog Post

    For several years, TAC consultants have been on a journey with communities to create effective, sound Coordinated Entry (CE) systems and processes that contribute to their larger goal of ending homelessness. As the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban…

  • November 28, 2017

    Putting Psychiatric Hospitalization into Context

    Mental Health & Substance Use | Blog Post

    The number of state institutional psychiatric beds, which were once the primary setting for psychiatric treatment, has gone down dramatically nationwide. Community psychiatric hospitals, private hospitals, and nursing facilities filled the gap in the 1980s and '90s, but inpatient…