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Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
October 12, 2011
Connecticut Voices for Children
Each year, a significant number of young people in Connecticut “age out" of foster care, reaching the age of majority without a family to support their transition to adulthood.
Affordable Housing, Fact Sheets, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
October 12, 2011
U.S. Census
A new report on rental housing costs and the median income of those who rent show a growing gap, leaving an increasing number of households burdened by their rental costs.
Homelessness, Reports and Publications
October 12, 2011
Individual veterans living in poverty are 2.1 times as likely as individual non-veterans living in poverty to be homeless.
Affordable Housing, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
October 12, 2011
Homelessness may increase 5% over the next three years, a projection based on unemployment and poverty estimates for the same time period.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
October 12, 2011
The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity released a discussion draft of its legislation on voucher reforms, and circulated a Moving to Work draft bill.
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
October 12, 2011
The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) released its annual Opening Doors progress report on October 3, reporting significant advances in several areas.
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness
October 05, 2011
CSH has released talking points urging the Super Committee to support the federal government’s long-standing, bipartisan commitment to preventing and ending homelessness.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
October 05, 2011
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development HOPE VI housing developments and housing choice vouchers don’t cause increases in crime, according to two recently released studies.
Affordable Housing, Community Development
October 04, 2011
Smart Growth America is now accepting applications for free technical assistance for communities interested in smart growth strategies.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
October 04, 2011
Intervene early. Tap existing experience. Weigh funding strategies carefully. Collect and analyze results. This is advice given to states by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston in a new report.

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