Homelessness

 
Homelessness, Reports and Publications
January 23, 2012
National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH)
A new report from the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) shows a nationwide 1% decrease in homelessness, although NAEH notes that this is not indicative of a permanent trend. The NAEH...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
January 18, 2012
HUD has published the FY12 funding allocations for its Community Planning and Development (CPD) formula programs, with significant funding cuts for localities for most programs. HUD’s CPD...
Affordable Housing, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
January 17, 2012
  The U.S Conference of Mayors issued its annual report on homelessness and hunger in December 2011. The report focuses on the results of a surveyed issued to 29 cities. The main findings...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
January 11, 2012
On December 20, 2011, HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan awarded $1.47 billion to renew funding for state and local homeless programs throughout the country, $62 million more than the $1.41 billion...
Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
January 10, 2012
The 2012 Point in Time Count (PIT), conducted by the CT Coalition to End Homelessness (CCEH), will focus on the homeless children, families, and individuals that are sleeping in shelters. The PIT...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
January 10, 2012
A recent posting by the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) explores harm reduction for youth as a model for ending youth homelessness. As the posting explains, the harm...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
December 21, 2011
Half of Connecticut CDBG recipients would see funding cuts according to new estimates issued last week by HUD Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development (CPD) Mercedes Má...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
December 20, 2011
The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity held a hearing Dec. 15 on “The Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2011: Proposals to Promote Economic...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
December 14, 2011
At its fourth and final meeting of 2011, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness elected Dept of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius as the 2012 Chair.  The...
Announcements, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
December 14, 2011
  A Medicaid Redesign Team (MRT) convened by NY Gov. Cuomo in January 2011 has endorsed a series of recommendations that would result in increased supportive housing.  The MRT was...
 

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