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Perry Place Apartments in Kansas City has several residents who have some form of mental illness. For agencies trying to help people with severe mental illness, housing is often the biggest challenge as there are few resources available when a tenant's condition deteriorates or they become destructive or disruptive and must be evicted.

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Finding the mentally ill a home

Perry Place Apartments in Kansas City has several residents who have some form of mental illness. For agencies trying to help people with severe mental illness, housing is often the biggest challenge as there are few resources available when a tenant's condition deteriorates or they become destructive or disruptive and must be evicted.
Allison Long along@kcstar.com
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