This paper should clearly examine why policies and actions should be implemented to prevent homelessness. In other words, what are the benefits of reducing the number of homeless people? The purpose of this paper is to examine ways to prevent homelessness through policies and other legislation. Policies of the Judicial, Executive, and Legislative branches are taken seriously with regard to getting people off of the streets. Provide specific evidence for all 3 branches of government, including at least 5 sources.