Principles of Change for Addressing the Intersections of Juvenile Justice Involvement and Youth Homelessness

A new report from the Coalition for Juvenile Justice offers principles for change for addressing the intersections between juvenile justice and youth homelessness.

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Our Core Values and Truths as We Work to Strengthen the Federal Strategic Plan

These remarks were delivered by Matthew Doherty on July 18, 2017, at the National Conference on Ending Homelessness.

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We CAN Prevent and End Youth Homelessness in Washington State

Through A Way Home Washington, the state is building the momentum necessary to permanently lift young people out of homelessness.

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People Experience Homelessness, They Aren’t Defined By It

It's important to pay attention to the way we talk about the work we do to build support in our communities for efforts to end... Continue Reading →

How DESC in Seattle Connects People Affected by Opioid Use to Housing

To understand more about how DESC successfully houses people with opioid use disorders through Housing First, we spoke with Daniel Malone, DESC’s Executive Director.

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Focusing on the Truths in Our Work to End Veteran Homelessness

Remarks were delivered by Matthew Doherty on May 30, 2017, at the Access to Housing Summit at the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans conference.

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Questions to Consider Regarding Inclusionary Zoning Policy

Inclusionary zoning is one tool that cities and states can use to require that a portion of newly constructed housing units are created and operated as affordable housing.

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Trust and Collaboration Drive Family Coordinated Entry in Phoenix, Arizona

Coordinated entry has revolutionized the way providers in Phoenix work with each other, and the way they tailor housing and services to families with a broad range of... Continue Reading →

How Virginia Uses Collaboration and Coordination to End Homelessness State-Wide

Through the Governor's Coordinating Council on Homelessness, Virginia changed the way it responds to the needs of people experiencing homelessness. 

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Forging Strong Public-Private Partnerships to End Homelessness

By coming to the table with open minds and willing hands, we can help each other reach our individual goals and create a system that works for those we... Continue Reading →