USICH Staff Updates

At USICH, our team of expert staff is our biggest asset. Keep up to date on these changes:

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Using Shelter Strategically to End Homelessness

If used well, shelter can be a great tool to end homelessness. Regional Coordinator Katy Miller introduces four things to consider as you assess the effectiveness of shelter... Continue Reading →

It’s Time We Talked the Walk on Housing First

Three pieces of advice from Deputy Director Richard Cho on how we can "talk the walk" on Housing First.

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VA Promotes Vision for Grant and Per Diem Program

In an open letter to GPD grantees, VA Deputy Secretary Sloan Gibson encouraged program providers to take steps to further align housing interventions with Housing First approaches.... Continue Reading →

New Technical Assistance Efforts Poised to Help States End Chronic Homelessness

Eight states have been selected to participate in intensive technical assistance to align Medicaid and housing resources to scale supportive housing. These efforts will help states end chronic homelessness.... Continue Reading →

Keeping Families Together: Tailoring Interventions for High-Needs Families

Supportive housing is showing great promise for high-needs families facing the most significant and complex challenges. 

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Federal Partners Announce States Selected for Medicaid-Housing Agency Partnership Program Support

Eight states have been selected to participate in technical assistance to bring supportive housing to scale through Medicaid-Housing partnerships.

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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 →