Targeted Homelessness Funding: How the President’s FY 2023 Proposal Compares to Past Budgets

March 31, 2022

On Monday, March 28, 2022, President Biden proposed a $5.8 trillion budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 that would target $8.732 billion in federal funding for homelessness assistance programs.

This proposal, if enacted, would represent an overall increase from FY 2022 of 10.2% and an increase of:

  • 11.3% for HUD’s Homeless Assistance Grants
  • 13.2% for Head Start
  • 23.7% for USICH
  • 84.8% for VA’s Supportive Services for Veteran Families
  • 132.6% for DOJ’s Transitional Housing Assistance Grants to Victims of Sexual Assault

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