Crisis Housing Program
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The National Low Income Housing Coalition is providing this data as a public service. NLIHC will continue to update the database. The accuracy of the data is based on information provided by the programs' administrators and user submissions.
The Crisis Housing Program provides temporary and transitional housing to persons with severe mental illness upon discharge from psychiatric centers, hospitals, or jails. Housing is provided for a maximum of 120 days, and most recipients stay for 90 days. The cost of the program is approximately $23 per day or $2,000 for an average stay. The Crisis Housing Program served 16 individuals in FY12. It is administered and implemented through the Supportive Housing Coalition of New Mexico.
In FY13, the program received $30,000 through state appropriations.