The people interviewed in the study lived in single-room occupancy
hotels where toilet and shower facilities are shared among a dozen or so people, she said.
Brito added that he expects future shelters to lean more towards a single-room occupancy
design instead of apartments throughout a building.
The three-story development will consist of 20 one-bedroom units and 16 single-room occupancy
units, as well as a community area, service delivery space, bicycle and car parking, a shared kitchen and support offices.
The building will have 40 single-room occupancy
(SROs ) and six small studio units in a five-story elevator structure.
Outposts of the Forgotten: Socially Terminal People in Slum Hotels and Single-Room Occupancy
Tenements (reprint, 1978)
Home for Katherine Rodgers is a small room with cream-colored walls in a single-room occupancy
hotel in Chicago's Uptown neighborhood on the North Side.
in Gardner is home to 12 transitional veteran single-room occupancy
units and seven low-income housing units, a food pantry, a drop-in center, and administrative offices with a dedicated staff on hand for veteran-related inquiries during business hours.
Thanks to an obscure city housing law for single-room occupancy
hotels, one Upper West Side woman who checked in for a 10-day stay at the Imperial Court Hotel in 2009 is now enjoying the rights of a permanent, rent-stabilized resident and paying just $398 a month for her 200-square-foot room at 307 West 79th Street.
For the past 6 years I have worked for a social service agency that provides on-site services to mentally ill tenants in permanent single-room occupancy
In homeless shelters, drop-in centers, single-room occupancy
hotels, drug-user groups, and sex-worker organizations, you hear about people dying all the time.
While it's certainly been the season for hotel/motel movies--see "Bug," "Vacancy" and "Sympathy"--helmer Mikael ("Derailed") Hafstrom's take on single-room occupancy
is the most cinematically ambitious.
(1) Among a sample of HIV-infected homeless individuals living in single-room occupancy
hotels in New York City, 40% said that someone in the health care system had discriminated against them in at least one of three ways: by exhibiting hostility or lack of respect, by paying less attention to them than to other clients or by refusing them service.