COVID-19: The Latest Guidance and Resources for Homelessness Services

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 →

Doubling up: What is it? And How does it Impact Latino families?

Sidney Betancourt of USICH offers insight into the impact of homelessness on Latino communities, with a focus on doubled-up families and individuals. 

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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 →

USICH Taps Experts for the First in a Series of Listening Sessions

During our first virtual listening session, we consulted people with lived expertise on practical ways to improve our approaches to ending homelessness.

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Resource Roundup: Accelerating Your Re-housing Strategy

Communities can act fast to create clear pathways to housing for individuals and families experiencing homelessness through these re-housing strategies. 

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