Reports & Analysis

Pathways Home One Year Report

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide an update on the progress the City and its partners have made in implementing the six priority action areas for Pathways Home, a policy framework for addressing homelessness. This memorandum outlines the system changes that have been implemented and the results and lessons learned to date.

Permitted Encampment Evaluation

The goals of this report are to, a) determine the extent that City of Seattle temporary, permitted encampments are an effective homelessness response strategy and, b) identify successes and areas of improvement for the permitted encampment model. The majority of the data and financial findings in this report reflect the experiences and results of the Ballard, Interbay and Othello permitted encampments between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016.

North Seattle Human Services Summit Data

A PowerPoint data deep-dive on human services needs confronting the North Seattle communities.

Safety Competitive Funding Opportunity Co-Design Report

The Seattle Human Services Department (HSD) shares the report on the 2018 co-design process. The 2018 co-design process allowed HSD to expand on the breadth of information captured during the 2017 community engagement process. Community input from the 2018 co-design process informed the activities, performance measures and organizational qualifications that were included in the 2019 safety funding opportunity.

Seattle Youth Violence Needs Assessment

An assessment of the City of Seattle's Investments in the Seattle Youth Violence Prevention Initiative.

Homelessness Investment Analysis

An analysis of the City  of Seattle's 2014 investments in homelessness prevention services.

Quiet Crisis: Age Wave Maxes Out Affordable Housing, King County 2008-2025

With the number of seniors in King County expected to double by 2025, government and community leaders must work together to meet the challenge of providing enough affordable housing for this growing population. Read the report.

Domestic violence related reports

Seattle Family Justice Center Feasibility Analysis

Final report from the Seattle Family Justice Center Feasibility Analysis. The City of Seattle will be proceeding to the next stage of development for a co-located domestic violence response center based on the Family Justice Center model. The next steps will be to engage in a strategic planning process and to begin fund development. The strategic planning process will ensure that the ultimate design of the project will meet the unique needs of our community.

Through The Lens of Domestic Violence: A look at Housing and Homelessness

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2013-2015 Domestic Violence Strategic Plan

The 2013-2015 Domestic Violence Strategic Plan: Seattle's Criminal Justice Response, adopted by the Domestic Violence Prevention Council in January 2013, builds upon the ongoing efforts of the City of Seattle to achieve a bold vision – that Seattle will become a community where there is no domestic violence.