USICH is now accepting public input on the next Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness.

Submit your comments here.

White House Extends COVID Coverage of Non-Congregate Shelter Costs

As coronavirus cases surge, President Biden issued a memo last week to order the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to keep covering certain costs associated with the pandemic.<... Continue Reading →

How One County Distributed 83% of Its ERA Funds

Last week, Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Wally Adeyemo participated in a discussion with tenants, landlords, community leaders, and administrators of Prince George's County, Md.'s effective... Continue Reading →

USICH Wants Your Input on the Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is in the process of creating a new Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness, and we want your input.<... Continue Reading →

HUD Announces $2.6B in CoC Grants for Homeless Services

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced the first Continuum of Care (CoC) Program grants since the start of both the COVID-19 pandemic and... Continue Reading →

USICH Releases Delta Guidance for Protecting People Experiencing Homelessness

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) released new CDC-informed guidance to help communities minimize the spread and impact of the Delta variant of COVID-19 among... Continue Reading →

USICH Releases Guide to American Rescue Plan Funding That Impacts People Experiencing Homelessness

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homeless (USICH) released a new resource today to help people navigate the American Rescue Plan (ARP) and the many ways it can... Continue Reading →

Treasury Has a Reminder for State and Local Governments: Eliminate Undue ERA Documentation

The Treasury Department has a reminder for state and local governments: Eliminate undue documentation to more quickly get Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) in the hands of people who need... Continue Reading →

CDC Extends Eviction Moratorium for Counties With Heightened COVID Community Transmission

CDC is issuing a new order temporarily halting evictions in counties with heightened levels of community transmission in order to respond to recent, unexpected developments in the trajectory of... Continue Reading →

Education Department Distributes Remainder of ARP-HCY Funds to All 50 States

The Department of Education released the second round of the American Rescue Plan's Homeless Children and Youth (ARP-HCY) funding this week to all 50 states.

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HUD Awards $27 Million to Local HIV/AIDS Housing Programs

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has invested another $27 million in local programs that secure stable housing for people living with HIV/AIDS and at risk... Continue Reading →