White House Releases Transgender Day of Remembrance Report

Last month, the Biden Administration released a report from the White House’s Interagency Working Group on Safety, Opportunity,... Continue Reading →

Treasury’s Emergency Rental Assistance Payments Surpass 2.5 Million

With historic funding from the Treasury Department, state and local governments provided emergency rental assistance (ERA) to more than 521,000 renters and landlords in October.

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HUD Awards $20 Million For Eviction Protection and Diversion

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced $20 million in inaugural grants from the Eviction Protection Grant Program. 

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Upcoming Events for Preventing and Ending Homelessness

This page is updated weekly. It curates virtual and in-person events from our council member agencies and other organizations involved in our mission to prevent and end homelessness.<... Continue Reading →

Time Is Running Out to Comment on the Next Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is in the process of creating a new Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness, and we want your input.<... Continue Reading →

The Biden-Harris Administration’s Strategies to End Veteran Homelessness

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released a fact sheet on Veteran's Day... Continue Reading →

VA Provides Relief for Veterans in High-Cost Rental Markets 

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has updated regulations governing the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) grant program. 

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FEMA Extends Coverage of COVID-19 Response Costs

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that it will financially support certain COVID-19 work through April 1, 2022.

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USICH’s Core Values as We Create a Federal Strategic Plan

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) recently started an intensive process to create a new Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. As we undertake this... Continue Reading →

New Treasury Data Shows ERA Progress, But “Every Unnecessary Eviction Is One Too Many”

As the Treasury Department prepares to take back some emergency rental assistance (ERA) funding, “nearly all” jurisdictions reported progress in getting out the aid during September, which... Continue Reading →