Community Development

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 18, 2014
U.S Census Bureau
The U.S Census Bureau has released Reasons for Moving: 2012 to 2013, a report that looks at the rate of household moves and the motivation behind the moves. The National Low Income Housing Coalition...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development
June 18, 2014
As the shape of the Hartford’s downtown continues to evolve, citizens, government officials, advocates and community leaders gathered at the Lyceum to explore how to harness the energy of...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
June 18, 2014
New legislation signed on June 13 by Governor Malloy will create an easier process to remediate Brownfields for municipalities and private developers.  The General Assembly’s Brownfield...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 17, 2014
We came. We ate. We left inspired. The ninth annual Reaching Home Celebration Dinner and Housing Awards brought together roughly 450 people to commemorate the good work done in the last year to...
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...
 

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