Bridging Gaps in Implementing the Olmstead Mandate and Ending Chronic Homelessness

Deputy Director Richard Cho reflects on the recently released document, Fulfilling the Dream: Aligning State Efforts to Implement Olmstead and End Chronic Homelessness.  

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Strengthening our Systems, Improving our Practices, Sharpening our Thinking

USICH Executive Director Matthew Doherty reflects on how our conversations must drive actions needed to seize the historic opportunities we have in front of us, this year and... Continue Reading →

We Must Be a Nation with a Home for Every Child

Luke Tate, Special Assistant to the President for Economic Mobility, delivered remarks at the National Conference on Ending Family and Youth Homelessness, calling on all of... Continue Reading →

Six Resources You Can Use in Your Work to End Family Homelessness

Connecting families to the resources they need to exit homelessness is essential to the successful implementation of Opening Doors. We have compiled six resources to assist you... Continue Reading →

Driving Progress in the Year Ahead: Our Top Priorities for 2016

We know what it will take to end homelessness in our country. We've outlined our top priorities for 2016 to get us closer than ever before.

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Your Participation in the Point-in-Time Count is Crucial to Ending the Crisis of Homelessness

As point-in-time counts take place across the country over the next week, Executive Director Matthew Doherty reflects on the importance of counting people experiencing homelessness and the amazing... Continue Reading →

New Demonstration for Youth Provides Up to Five Years of Housing and Self-Sufficiency Resources

HUD and HHS recently announced a new opportunity for child welfare directors and local public housing agencies to work together to provide young people with housing and service... Continue Reading →

From Homelessness to Self-Sufficiency: Long-Term Housing Gives Young Person “Room to Breathe”

Cortney Jones shares her experiences as a foster care alumni who found her way out of homelessness through a Family Self-Sufficiency - Housing Authority partnership program.

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In Our Drive to End Homelessness, We Are All Colleagues

Reflecting on the monumental work done over the last year, Bev Ebersold, Director of National Initiatives, shares her thoughts on the importance of partnerships and the critical role partners... Continue Reading →

How Southern Nevada Achieved an End to Veteran Homelessness

A breakdown of the key strategies used in Southern Nevada, a bustling community with an overall population of 603,000 people, to effectively end Veteran homelessness.

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