New Vouchers Propel Us Forward

HUD's recent awards of new mainstream vouchers expands the resources communities can tap into for single adults experiencing homelessness. Read more from Policy Director Lindsay Knotts about... Continue Reading →

Council Convenes and Appoints ED’s Jason Botel as Vice-Chair

On April 26, the 19 federal member agencies of the Council came together to review the Council’s progress in FY 2017, and discuss the federal strategic plan to prevent and... Continue Reading →

Restorative Policing: Enhancing Public Safety for All

A more holistic, coordinated approach between law enforcement, social service agencies, business and community leaders, and housing providers is required to reduce homelessness; the Chief of Police for... Continue Reading →

Initiative Sparks Change in Local Organizations’ Approach to Racial Equity in Work to End Homelessness

A local leader in the work to end homelessness in central New York explains how a racial equity initiative shaped service delivery and decision-making locally to better... Continue Reading →

SAMHSA Funding Opportunity Expands Access to Treatment for People Experiencing Homelessness

A recently announced funding opportunity from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is designed to expand access to behavioral health care and substance use... Continue Reading →

Boston’s Housing Surges: Helping Older Adults Experiencing Chronic Homelessness Find a Permanent Place To Call Home

More than half of the individuals experiencing chronic homelessness in Boston are 50 or older. To address their unique health and medical needs, the City of Boston hosted three... Continue Reading →

Responding to Racial Inequities Within our Systems of Care

As the facilitators of our community homelessness response systems, we must intentionally and actively respond to the history of racism within our systems of care in order to make... Continue Reading →

Harnessing the Power of Collective Impact to End Homelessness

Santa Clara County has found success in using a collective impact model.

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You Should Give These USICH Resources from 2017 Another Look

You should give these USICH resources from 2017 another look.

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Who Accessed Shelter or Transitional Housing in 2016? HUD’s AHAR Part 2 Report Tells Us

HUD’s Part 2 of its 2016 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress tells us critical information about the scale and characteristics of homelessness in our country.<... Continue Reading →