How’s Nashville is a community-wide, collaborative, and inclusive effort to end homelessness in Nashville. It was launched by the Metropolitan Homelessness Commission in 2013. The How’s Nashville campaign is driven by community partners that meet regularly to work on the initiative’s goals and monitor its progress.

How’s Nashville aligns itself with the national movement to end homelessness through working with the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness and national campaigns such as Built for Zero.

Our partners agree to work together to examine how we can get individuals and families permanently housed as quickly as possible. We believe that a focus on the most vulnerable individuals and families in our community will save lives while we work together on streamlining our city’s housing placement process.

The How’s Nashville effort focuses on:

The Metropolitan Homelessness Commission was created by Metro ordinance in 2005 with the goal to end chronic homelessness. The Commission is a planning and coordinating organization and serves as the backbone organization of the How’s Nashville campaign.

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You can also find us on Facebook and Twitter (@HowsNashville).

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