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Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 16, 2015
Approximately 350 people were on hand to celebrate the 10th annual Reaching Home Celebration Dinner and Housing Awards on June 11 in Cromwell. This year we commemorated the efforts made over the past...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 02, 2015
U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH)
The U.S. Department of Education (ED) in partnership with the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) released a tip sheet, entitled Interagency Data Disclosure: A Tip Sheet on Interagency...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Supportive Housing
June 02, 2015
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is requesting public comment on the proposed Small Area Fair Market Rent (SAFMR) method to increase housing opportunities for Housing Choice...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 02, 2015
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) has released a fact sheet that outlines President Obama’s plan to stop chronic homelessness by the end of 2017. President Obama has...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
May 22, 2015
More than 100 educators, housing advocates, child development specialists and community development experts gathered at the Lyceum on May 21 for the 4th IForum of 2015, which focused on housing...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 20, 2015
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP)
The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) has created a new data fact sheet for public housing agencies, advocates, and policymakers to help identify the usage of Housing Choice Vouchers and...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 20, 2015
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
As part of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) goal to encourage partnership amongst Continuums of Care (CoCs) and Public Housing Agencies (PHAs), it has released two resources...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
May 20, 2015
National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)
Connecticut’s housing wage has finally topped $24, now at $24.29, up from $23.02 last year. According to Out of Reach 2015, released May 19 by the National Low Income Housing Coalition’s...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 13, 2015
Harvard University
A new report on an ongoing study has determined that each year a child is exposed to a better environment, their chances for long-term success increase. This two-part study behind - The Impacts of...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 11, 2015
Center for Housing Policy
The Center for Housing Policy has released an Insights from Housing Policy Research brief on the ways that affordable housing can change health outcomes. The report, The Impacts of Affordable Housing...
 

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