Affordable Housing, Announcements, Reports and Publications
December 12, 2012
Housing Assistance Council
The Housing Assistance Council (HAC) recently released a report - Taking Stock: Rural People, Poverty and Housing in the 21st Century - highlighting the struggle rural America has with poverty and...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
December 12, 2012
U.S Census Bureau
Almost one in five households had an additional adult – a person over 18 who is not the householder, householder’s spouse or householder’s cohabiting partner (does not include...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
December 11, 2012
The Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) and the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) collaborated on Ending Family Homeless: National Trends and Local Systems Responses, which finds that...
Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
December 05, 2012
Communities & Banking Magazine (FRBB)
Journey Home public policy intern Emily Anderson pens a piece about homelessness in Hartford for the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s Communities & Banking magazine. Anderson touches on the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Reports and Publications
December 04, 2012
Half in Ten
2011 found 46.2 million Americans in poverty, 15% of the population, which was statistically the same as 2010 according to a new report from Half in Ten. The Right Choices to Cut Poverty and Restore...
Affordable Housing, Reaching Home, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
November 30, 2012
Maria Walker is grateful for the support she was given to turn her life around and now takes time to give back to the community.
A difficult childhood leads to a cycle of abuse, homelessness and...
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, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
November 20, 2012
Connecticut Voices for Children, Connecticut Association for Human Services
Inequality in Connecticut has skyrocketed from 1977 to 2007 as the gap between the richest and poorest fifths, which ranked 46th in 1977-79 grew to 3rd worst by 2005-07. In 1977-79, the gap in...
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...
Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
November 16, 2012
The Reaching Home Campaign is touring the state with its early recommendations for moving the state forward on its path to end chronic homelessness and homelessness among veterans in five years and...