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Labor Department Now Taking Applications for Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Grants

The Labor Department announced a funding opportunity for organizations to provide training and employment services to Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness.

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November Set New ERA Record as Evictions Remained Below Pre-Pandemic Levels

Using Treasury Department funding, state and local governments provided a record amount of emergency rental assistance (ERA) to a record number of people in November—$2.9 billion to approximately 665,000... Continue Reading →

FEMA Allocates $530M to Emergency Food and Shelter Program

FEMA announced a $530 million allocation to the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP), which supports communities so local organizations can feed, shelter, and provide critical resources... Continue Reading →

Treasury Issues Final Rule for State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds

The Department of the Treasury issued the final rule for the American Rescue Plan's State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF) program.

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What We’re Hearing From YOU About the Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness

In the decade after the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) released its first comprehensive federal strategic plan, homelessness dropped—roughly 10% overall, 50% among veterans, and 30% among families.<... Continue Reading →

USICH Releases Voting Guides for Homeless Providers and People Experiencing Homelessness

To help more Americans exercise their right to vote, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) created the following step-by-step voting guides for homeless providers and for people... Continue Reading →

VA Announces New SSVF Funding Opportunity

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced the fiscal year 2023 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)... Continue Reading →

Local VA Partnership Helps Fill Newly Housed Veterans’ Homes

Many Veterans exit homelessness with little-to-no furnishings or funds to buy essential items, like couches and plates, for their new homes.

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HUD and VA Award More HUD-VASH Vouchers

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded more than $18 million in HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) vouchers to 103 public housing agencies (PHAs) in 33 states.

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HUD Announces Additional Assistance to Keep Foster Youth Housed

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced that over $1 million has been awarded to public housing agencies (PHAs) across the country to... Continue Reading →