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Homelessness
July 29, 2014
For the first time since 2007, Connecticut’s Department of Housing will open their waiting lists for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program and the State Rental Assistance Program (...
Affordable Housing, Homelessness
July 28, 2014
The Partnership for Strong Communities has received a $20,000 grant from the Fairfield County Community Foundation to support Reaching Home, the Partnership’s campaign to prevent and end...
Affordable Housing, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
July 16, 2014
University of Pennsylvania
An innovative new study has included longitudinal community-level data to evaluate the impact of community investment on the relationship between permanent supportive housing (PSH) and chronic...
Homelessness, Supportive Housing
July 16, 2014
The Reaching Home Campaign’s Steering Committee has issued a letter of thanks to Governor Malloy for his Administration’s continued commitment to ending homelessness and providing...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
July 16, 2014
The U.S Senate on July 9 confirmed the Mayor of San Antonio, Texas, Julian Castro at the new head of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). He was confirmed by a vote of 71-26....
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
July 11, 2014
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is looking for feedback for possible amendments to Opening Doors: the Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. The last...
Federal News, Homelessness
June 25, 2014
U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA)
The U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs has released its annual report on the Supportive Services for Veteran Families program, providing insight into the nearly 40,000 Veteran households and 65,000...
Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 24, 2014
100,000 Homes Campaign
100,000 Homes Campaign announced that it had surpassed its goal to house 100,000 homeless Americans, including over 30,000 Veterans, one month ahead of its four-year deadline this July. 100,000 Homes...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 24, 2014
John Hopkins University
New study provides data to back up the standard that households should spend no more than 30% of their income on housing costs.  John Hopkins University has recently come out with two new...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness
June 24, 2014
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development is administering $140 million in grant funding for almost 900 homeless assistance grants, which includes 436 new projects to provide permanent...
 

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