The number of individuals exiting to permanent housing varies due to factors such as individual circumstances, rental housing availability, housing costs, and employment options. Many participants have substance abuse challenges, which affect their ability to actively participate in program activities, secure and retain employment, and work toward independent living.
For FY21 (July 2020-June 2021), there was an average of 38 individuals exiting to permanent housing each quarter. The quarterly target for FY21 for the percent of individuals who exited to permanent housing was 60%. The actual percentages have been consistently below this target every quarter in FY21, with a mean average of 46%.