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Confidential CEO Discusses the Ongoing Homeless Problem in San Diego

Scott H. Silverman who has been working on homelessness, substance abuse, and mental health issues since the 1980s recently visited KUSI San Diego’s “Good Morning San Diego” segment to discuss the rampant homelessness that is plaguing our state and nation.

Scott pointed out that that 70%+ of unhoused people are under the influence of drugs, or have a mental health issue. Also, California has half the homeless of the entire country. If Scott H. Silverman had a magic wand, he would wish for better management and accountability – an audit of the current usage of funds, because there are billions being spent on this issue, but in California cities like San Diego, Sacramento, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, the results just don’t justify the means.

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Scott H. Silverman
CEO / Founder
Scott found himself "hitting bottom" in 1984 and accepted that he needed help for his problem and pursued treatment and long-term recovery. After pursuing his own recovery, Scott dedicated his life to helping others who struggle with the same mental health and addiction issues that caused him so much pain. Scott has made an indelible mark on the lives of many in San Diego. He has been on KUSI dozens of times to raise awareness about the dangers that we face, and to speak a message of recovery.