Homelessness

 
Affordable Housing, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
Center for Housing Policy
Public housing authorities (PHAs) can design more effective economic self-sufficiency programs using five simple lessons from behavioral cognitive science, according to a paper recently released by...
Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
Evaluation and Program Planning, Vol. 36
Not many studies have looked at the issue of youth homelessness. To address this lack of research, Tiffany N. Ryan and Sanna J. Thompson of the University of Texas at Austin conducted one-on-one...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
Partnership for Strong Communities
For those experiencing homelessness, a lack of sufficient income and of affordable housing in Connecticut ensures a cycle of housing insecurity and social disengagement. In addition, employment and...
Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness; U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
On June 4, First Lady Michelle Obama announced the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness, urging local leaders to pursue the goal of ending homelessness among veterans by 2015. Joined by...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
June 11, 2014
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
A new report published by the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)’s Office of Policy Development and Research takes a close look at various housing programs available to youth...
Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
Working in collaboration, the Massachusetts Appleseed Center and the Office of Urban and Off-Campus Support Services (U-ACCESS) at UMass Boston have announced the formation of the “...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 10, 2014
Since the launch of Opening Doors Connecticut in January 2012, the Reaching Home Campaign has grown and evolved to encompass several new systems, partners, target populations, and interventions. We...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 06, 2014
The Partnership for Strong Communities’ board of directors announced this week that Alicia Woodsby, who has served as interim executive director since February, will step into the role of...
Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
June 05, 2014
National Alliance to End Homelessness
Nationwide, the overall homeless population dropped from 2012 to 2013. The National Alliance to End Homelessness released -The State of Homelessness in American 2014 – on May 28, 2014 which is...
Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 03, 2014
Leigh Shields-Church, LCSW, Director of New Haven Shelter Plus Care
 

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