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Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
June 08, 2016
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH)
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), in partnership with the Department of Housing and Urban Development, has published new guidelines on the criteria and benchmarks...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 08, 2016
Opening Doors Fairfield County (ODFC)
The Opening Doors Fairfield County is requesting proposals for a consultant to provide strategic planning services to the campaign. The consultant will be charged with reviewing current efforts and...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 08, 2016
On June 2, 2016, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of Veterans (VA) announced plans to award approximately $400,000 to the state of Connecticut to...
Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 07, 2016
Partnership for Strong Communities
Amanda Trothier, Development and Communications Associate, Partnership for Strong Communities
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 07, 2016
State of Connecticut
Working to close an alarming $900+ million gap in the state’s Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17) budget, the Connecticut General Assembly passed a budget bill during a special session on May 12-13, 2016....
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
June 07, 2016
United States Government Accountability Office
A new United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) report finds that foster youth and youth experiencing homelessness face many  challenges and barriers in accessing higher education and...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
June 07, 2016
United Way of Connecticut
On May 29, 2016, the United Way of Connecticut released the 2-1-1 Counts dashboard of Connecticut. The dashboard provides a snapshot of services requests from 2-1-1 in the last year. The data is...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
June 01, 2016
Pew Research Center
According to a new study by the Pew Research Center, young adults between the ages of 18-to-34 are more likely to live with their parents than any other living arrangement. This includes living by...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 01, 2016
National Housing Conference
A new report from the National Housing Conference’s (NHC)  explores trends in inclusionary zoning programs, which use local land regulations to mandate or incentivize the development of...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, State News
June 01, 2016
National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)
The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) has released their annual Out of Reach report that explores the affordability of apartments across America. The results revealed that the rental...
 

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