Treasury Department: Emergency Rental Assistance Is Flowing Faster, But Not Fast Enough

The Treasury Department distributed more emergency rental assistance in June than the three prior reporting periods combined. But the agency stressed that “funds are still not flowing fast enough... Continue Reading →

WANTED: Policy Director for USICH

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is looking for a Policy Director.

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New Survey Shows Most Still Aren’t Aware of Emergency Rental Assistance

The Urban Institute, in partnership with the online platform Avail, recently released data that showcases the urgent need to raise awareness about emergency rental assistance.

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Council Discusses Eviction Prevention, the American Rescue Plan, and the Federal Strategic Plan

On Monday, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) held its first meeting under newly-elected leadership to discuss the Biden-Harris administration’s vision for the Federal... Continue Reading →

Webinar Series on Pairing HUD and HHS Resources to Address Homelessness

Do you know all the ways HHS programs and funds can be used to help people experiencing homelessness? The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is hosting... Continue Reading →

VA Awards $418M in SSVF Grants

 The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) awarded $418 million last month in grants to more than 260 nonprofit organizations to help low-income veterans and their families access the... Continue Reading →

Apply Now: New ARP Funds for Students Experiencing Homelessness

The Department of Education is inviting states and school districts to apply for the second round of American Rescue Plan (ARP) funding for students experiencing homelessness.

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Are You a Communications Specialist? USICH Is Hiring!

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is looking for a Communications Specialist to help us end homelessness.

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What HUD Is Doing to Help People Post-Incarceration

Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia Fudge sent a letter on June 23 to public housing authorities (PHAs), Continuums of Care, multifamily owners, and HUD grantees with... Continue Reading →

This Week: White House Hosts a Webinar on Eviction Prevention

This Wednesday, June 30, at 1 p.m. ET, the White House is hosting a webinar on eviction prevention.

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