Advocating for Housing Stability: Supporting Just Cause Eviction Protections

By: Sean Ghio, Policy Director, Partnership for Strong Communities Housing Insecurity in ConnecticutConnecticut’s rental market is facing unprecedented challenges, leaving low-income renters particularly vulnerable. Over 119,000 households spending more than half of their income on housing costs. Additionally, the aging housing stock in the state leaves many lower-income families with limited options, often leading them […]

Call for Action: Increasing Funding for Connecticut’s Rental Assistance Program

By: Chelsea Ross, Executive Director, Partnership for Strong Communities The Urgent NeedEach day, we witness the devastating impacts of the lack of affordable housing on families and communities across Connecticut. Rents have skyrocketed by an average of 20% statewide since 2021, exacerbating the challenges faced by vulnerable households. Shockingly, we have witnessed a 14% rise […]