National Child Abuse Prevention Month: Strong and Thriving Families

Strong and thriving families is the theme for this year's National Child Abuse Prevention month. Deputy Director Jasmine Hayes explains roles child welfare systems can play in preventing... Continue Reading →

Resource Roundup: Preventing Housing Crises and Homelessness

Efforts to prevent homelessness are not yet well researched and the strategies are still being innovated and tested, but we’ve pulled together some resources to help as... Continue Reading →

Resource Roundup: Building Your System

These resources will help you achieve Objective 1.1 in Home, Together, which incorporates the planning and system-building that we must do to build a solid foundation for efforts to... Continue Reading →

Driving Progress in the Year Ahead: Our Top Priorities for 2019

As we implement our work this year, we’re prioritizing progress and impact within these activities.

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Extending our Successes with Diversion to Help Families Quickly Exit Homelessness

A pilot program in Washington State explores ways that diversion techniques can  be applied to help families exit homelessness quickly, safely and simply.

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Strengthening Partnerships Between Education and Homelessness Services

With its comprehensive reach across urban, suburban, and rural communities alike, the education system can play a pivotal role in preventing experiences of homelessness, providing critical school-based supports to... 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 →

Ending Family Homelessness: The Road Forward

Jasmine met with partners at NAEH’s Conference and left reflecting on the role of federal agencies in supporting an end to homelessness for families in every... Continue Reading →

Serving Survivors, Ending Family Homelessness: Reflections on How Far We’ve Come and the Road Ahead

Marylouise Kelley shares her reflections on the transformation underway to strengthen partnerships between domestic violence and homelessness service providers, the work we still have to do, and her hopes... 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 →