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Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
December 10, 2012
What rhymes with nation, frustration, and cessation and includes all three?  My new least-favorite word:  sequestration.  Six months ago I could not pronounce this word that now looms...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness
November 30, 2012
In an effort to meet the goal of ending youth homelessness by 2020, the US Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) included a framework for ending youth homelessness in their 2012 Amendment to...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
November 27, 2012
Poverty Race and Research Action Council
New report finds that assisted households as a whole are more likely to live near low performing schools than other households. In an attempt to find the relationship between federally assisted...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Supportive Housing
November 27, 2012
The Corporation for Supportive Housing is organizing a letter writing campaign to Congress about Housing Choice Vouchers, Public Housing funding, Homeless Assistance programs and Housing...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
November 19, 2012
The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and the National Equity Fund (NEF) announced in November that over the next 3 years, they will expand and accelerate their veterans program - Bring...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
November 16, 2012
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development announced the opening of their FY2012 Continuum of Care Competition on November 9, 2012. This will be the first time that the funding competition...
Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
November 14, 2012
Many people have been affected by Hurricane Sandy. If you sustained losses or damage, you may be eligible for Individual Disaster Assistance. Below are links to directions on how to apply for...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications
November 13, 2012
National Low Income Housing Coalition
Federal housing programs are utilized by many households earning less than $20,000 a year and many of those households include elderly persons, children and members with disabilities, making these...
Federal News, Homelessness
November 06, 2012
In an effort to obtain an accurate count of unaccompanied youth in this year’s Point-In-Time (PIT) Count, the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the National Alliance to End...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
November 06, 2012
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Veterans who have served in Afghanistan and Iraq often suffer from a number of behavioral health problems upon their return and many need assistance readjusting to life back at home. The Substance...
 

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