The State of Local Poverty
Community Human Services (CHS) empowers families and individuals to live in stable housing, connect to community resources, build relationships, and access quality food. Chief Operating Officer Jon Hoffman from CHS talks to Heinz Radio about critical poverty issues right here in Pittsburgh, with special attention to housing. In this interview, Jon rejects stereotypical notions of what it means to be “homeless” and decriminalizes those living in poverty. Tune in to hear what makes Pittsburgh unique in being able to address these complex issues and how technology and data can help policy-makers develop effective solutions.