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Affordable Housing, Community Development
June 17, 2014
Katy Shafer is a policy analyst for the Partnership for Strong Communities.
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
Partnership for Strong Communities
For those experiencing homelessness, a lack of sufficient income and of affordable housing in Connecticut ensures a cycle of housing insecurity and social disengagement. In addition, employment and...
Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness; U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
On June 4, First Lady Michelle Obama announced the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness, urging local leaders to pursue the goal of ending homelessness among veterans by 2015. Joined by...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
June 11, 2014
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
A new report published by the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)’s Office of Policy Development and Research takes a close look at various housing programs available to youth...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 10, 2014
Since the launch of Opening Doors Connecticut in January 2012, the Reaching Home Campaign has grown and evolved to encompass several new systems, partners, target populations, and interventions. We...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 06, 2014
The Partnership for Strong Communities’ board of directors announced this week that Alicia Woodsby, who has served as interim executive director since February, will step into the role of...
Community Development
June 04, 2014
Bike Walk Connecticut
Bike Walk Connecticut is embarking on a project to create more “complete streets” to make Connecticut a safer and more bicyclist and pedestrian friendly place. To support this effort, the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 04, 2014
U.S Census Bureau
The U.S Census Bureau has released their 2013 Characteristics of New Housing annual statistics which shows the characteristics of new privately owned residential homes in the United States. The data...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 04, 2014
MacArthur Foundation
The MacArthur Foundation, through their How Housing Matters to Families and Communities initiative, invested $25 million over five years to explore the idea that stable housing is the foundation for...
Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 28, 2014
National Alliance to End Homelessness
The National Alliance to End Homelessness has released a new Comprehensive Assessment Tool. The goal of the tool is to help prioritize and assess the needs people experiencing homelessness may have...
 

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