Federal Region 7 Gathers to Advance Progress on Ending Youth Homelessness in the Heartland

The Ending Youth Homelessness in the Heartland Conference held last month in Kansas City was the first region-wide conference in the Heartland dedicated to the serious issue of youth... Continue Reading →

Our Opportunity to Learn from the Response to Hurricane Harvey

Matthew delivered the following remarks at the Texas Conference on Ending Homelessness in Dallas, TX, on October 4, 2017.

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Worst Case Housing Needs Have Gotten … Worse

HUD’s Worst Case Housing Needs 2017 Report to Congress is a key new source of information about worsening housing needs in our communities, which could be creating increasing... Continue Reading →

Building Momentum in Our Drive to End Family Homelessness

USICH brought together 17 thought leaders on family homelessness who are committed to supporting other communities as we build momentum behind national efforts to end family homelessness.

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Racial Equity: An Essential Component of Our Nation’s Homelessness Response

Our national conversation about homelessness has been missing a critical piece: an honest, open conversation about the racial dimensions of homelessness.

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Pathways to Housing PA: Using Landlord Engagement and Flexible Services to Assist Individuals at the Intersection of the Opioid Crisis and Homelessnes

We spoke with Pathways to Housing PA to better understand their Housing First approach to providing housing and services to people experiencing homelessness who are struggling with opioid addiction.<... Continue Reading →

Putting ‘Housing is Health Care’ into Action to Help End Chronic Homelessness

To improve outcomes for their patients, the health care system in a growing number of communities is coming to the table to help address housing needs. A new report... Continue Reading →

Calling for Your Voices: Strengthening the Federal Strategic Plan through Confronting and Addressing Inequity

We want to learn about the work you are doing in your communities to address racial inequities and other issues, and what federal agencies can do to support... Continue Reading →

Highlights from the NOFA: Opportunities to Expand Housing Supports and Improve System Performance

As communities prepare applications for HUD’s FY 2017 CoC NOFA, we highlight important opportunities to expand the array of housing supports available in your community and to... Continue Reading →

Using the 2017 CoC Competition to Strengthen Connections to Housing for Survivors of Domestic Violence

Since domestic violence is a leading cause of homelessness among families with children, it is critically important for domestic violence service providers to be actively engaged in the 2017 Continuum... Continue Reading →