Homelessness

 
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Updated guidelines published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that are used to determine household eligibility for many government social service programs....
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This study of sixteen communities with extreme poverty across the country explores how this problem emerged in each particular location and what strategies can turn the trend around. One of the...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness
May 18, 2011
Senators Carl Levin (D-MI), Patty Murray (D-WA), and Daniel Akaka (D-HI) are the newest cosponsors of S. 489, "The Preserving Homes and Communities Act of 2011," which would provide $1...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 18, 2011
The U.S. House of Representatives took another step toward extracting deep funding cuts from domestic discretionary programs when the House Appropriations Committee released its draft 302b...
Federal News, Homelessness
May 11, 2011
Runaway and Homeless Youth Grants Available Applications for Runaway and Homeless Youth grants totaling $2.1 million are now available through the Family and Youth Services Bureau within the...
Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 11, 2011
Root Cause, a nonprofit research and consulting firm based in Cambridge, MA, has released a new report on ending chronic homelessness, with a focus on philanthropic efforts finding high-impact...
Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
May 11, 2011
After years of living on the street, people exiting their state of homelessness and entering supportive housing often have major and chronic medical conditions, the subject of a recent report...
Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
May 11, 2011
Washington, DC has had tremendous success housing chronically homeless veterans, the topic of a recent US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) brief - "VASH Plus" -...
Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 02, 2011
Discussing the importance of involving the business community in local efforts to end homelessness, Geraldine McCafferty, Springfield's Director of Housing, noted that "business leaders...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
April 20, 2011
Poignantly underscoring the commitment of veterans to the security of the United States, Asst. Veterans Affairs Secretary L. Tammy Duckworth told a capacity crowd at the Lyceum Monday that...
 

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