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Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 03, 2013
Chris Evans of Columbus House blogs about the importance of community in helping those who experience homelessness overcome barriers.
Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 03, 2013
Governor Malloy and Commissioner Joette Katz of DCF announced CT’s participation in the Three Branch Institute on Child Social and Emotional Well-Being initiative.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
May 29, 2013
A new book offers an exploration of the corrosive effects of overpriced housing, exclusionary zoning, and the flight of the younger population in the Northeast.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 29, 2013
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
HUD has released a working paper of the 2006-2010 Comprehensive Housing Affordability Strategy (CHAS) data.
Announcements, Community Development, Federal News
May 29, 2013
The Sandy Tax Relief Act of 2013 was introduced on May 23rd and seeks to address outstanding housing needs related to Super Storm Sandy.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 29, 2013
U.S Census Bureau
Approximately 50% of American families (both current owners and renters) could afford to purchase a modestly priced home in the state where they lived in 2009.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
May 29, 2013
The Technical Assistance Collaborative (TAC) and the Washington-based Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Housing Task Force (CCD)
Non-elderly adults with disabilities living on Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payments are the group that is most affected by the shortage of affordable rental housing in the country.
Community Development, Homelessness, State News
May 28, 2013
Nathan Fox, a Faces of Homelessness Coordinator, writes about the importance of a Homeless Bill of Rights not just in CT, but nationwide.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
May 24, 2013
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
The coming Silver Tsunami may be worse than its forecast.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 22, 2013
Brookings Institute
New book - Confronting Suburban Poverty in America - discusses geographic shift of poverty to suburbs and the changes needed in America’s antipoverty infrastructure to address this challenge.
 

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