Arlington County, VA

Community Name:
Arlington County CoC
Population:
Medium (>100,000 people)
Type:
Suburban
Functional Zero:
Veteran (Dec 2015)

Overview

Arlington County is located in northeast Virginia, on the southwestern bank of the Potomac directly across from Washington, D.C. The community joined Built for Zero in 2015 and reached functional zero for veteran homelessness in December 2015.


Key Milestones

January 2015

Joined Built for Zero

Arlington County joined Built for Zero, a national movement of more than 100 cities and counties committed to measurably ending homelessness.

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December 2015

Achieved functional zero for veteran homelessness

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September 2016

Achieved quality by-name data (Veteran)

Arlington County built a comprehensive real-time, by-name list of all veterans experiencing homelessness in the community.

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April 2018

Achieved quality by-name data (Chronic)

Arlington County built a comprehensive real-time, by-name list of all single adults experiencing chronic homelessness in the community.

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Homelessness is solvable.

Communities in the Built for Zero movement are proving it.

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