HUD Announced 70,000 Emergency Housing Vouchers. Read These Tips to Access Them.

With funds from the American Rescue Plan that President Biden signed earlier this year, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced a second $5 billion investment... Continue Reading →

HUD Reaffirms Commitment to Equal Access to Housing, Shelters, and Other Services Regardless of Gender Identity

Yesterday, HUD announced that it is withdrawing the previous administration’s proposed rule that would have weakened the Equal Access Rule. HUD has submitted its action withdrawing that... Continue Reading →

Secretaries of HUD, VA Issue Joint Statement on Ending Veteran Homelessness

On April 12, 2021, HUD Secretary Marcia L. Fudge and VA Secretary Denis McDonough issued a joint statement affirming their commitment to ending Veteran homelessness once and for all, in partnership... Continue Reading →

HUD Announces $5 Billion in HOME Funding to Increase Affordable Housing To Address Homelessness

Today, HUD announced the allocation of nearly $5 billion in American Rescue Plan funds to help communities across the country create affordable housing and services for people experiencing or at... Continue Reading →

HUD Releases 2020 Annual Homeless Assessment Report Part 1

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today released its 2020 Annual Homeless Assessment Report Part 1 to Congress. The report found that 580,466 people experienced homelessness in the... Continue Reading →

Remarks by USICH Interim Executive Director at the National Alliance to End Homelessness 2021 Virtual Conference

These remarks were delivered by USICH Interim Executive Director Anthony Love at the National Alliance to End Homelessness’ “Ending Homelessness: A Virtual Conference” on March 8-10, 2021. His remarks... Continue Reading →

Resources for National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is domestic violence awareness month, but the number of people experiencing domestic violence has increased overall during the COVID-19 pandemic. Communities can use these tools to help survivors... Continue Reading →

USICH Unveils New Strategic Plan

On Monday, The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) unveiled its new strategic plan, Expanding the Toolbox: The Whole-of-Government Response to Homelessness.

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Resource Round-up: Spotlight on National Hispanic Heritage Month

We have gathered these resources from our Federal partners to help communities explore ways you can better support Hispanic and Latino people who are experiencing homelessness.

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Alternatives to Criminalization for Veterans

To end homelessness, we must reduce the number of people who enter the criminal justice system from homelessness and prevent homelessness among people leaving criminal justice settings. USICH would... Continue Reading →