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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
October 24, 2012
The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Women’s Institute of Housing and Economic Development broke ground on Victory Gardens on October 10, 2012. Victory Gardens will be 74 units of...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
October 24, 2012
On Monday October 22, 2012, the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness launched its Rapid Re-housing Program which is targeted at literally homeless households. Literally homeless households are...
Affordable Housing, Homelessness
October 05, 2012
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has released data collection guidance for the January 2013 Point in Time (PIT) and Housing Inventory Count (HIC). All Continuum of Cares (CoC) are...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
September 26, 2012
American Journal of Science
Poor, black women are disproportionately at risk of eviction according to a new study “Eviction and the Reproduction of Urban Poverty” by Matthew Desmond of Harvard University which...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
September 26, 2012
The US Interagency Council on Homelessness and the Department of Housing and Urban Development have announced a new initiative, “Dedicating Opportunities to End Homelessness.” This...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
September 20, 2012
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness
The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness has made amendments to Opening Doors – a nationwide initiative to end chronic and Veteran homelessness by 2015, end homelessness for families, youth...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
September 20, 2012
The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity met multiple times in September to discuss issues pertinent to veterans. The House Financial Services...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
September 19, 2012
The Office of Management and Budget submitted a report to Congress on September 14 on their estimates of how sequestration will affect federal programs. OMB estimates that the US Department of...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
September 12, 2012
National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty
The National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty has released a new report– Alone Without A Home: A State by State Review of Laws Affecting Unaccompanied Youth – that  looks at...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
September 12, 2012
Urban Institute Policy Center
Supportive housing targeted directly at prisoners with disabilities leaving prison leads to a decrease in recidivism. A report released by The Urban Institute Justice Policy Center -Supportive...
 

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