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Upcoming Events for Preventing and Ending Homelessness

This page is updated weekly. It curates virtual and in-person events from our council member agencies and other organizations involved in our mission to prevent and end homelessness.<... Continue Reading →

Council Discusses Eviction Prevention, the American Rescue Plan, and the Federal Strategic Plan

On Monday, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) held its first meeting under newly-elected leadership to discuss the Biden-Harris administration’s vision for the Federal... Continue Reading →

VA Awards $418M in SSVF Grants

 The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) awarded $418 million last month in grants to more than 260 nonprofit organizations to help low-income veterans and their families access the... Continue Reading →

USICH Outlines Commitment to Racial Equity at NCHV Conference

On June 23, USICH Interim Executive Director Anthony Love addressed the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans' annual conference.

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USICH Testifies Before Congress: “It Is Possible to End Veteran Homelessness”

Anthony Love, interim executive director of the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), testified before Congress on June 16 in a hearing entitled “Veteran Homelessness in the Wake of... Continue Reading →

Labor Department Awards $52M to Help Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

This week, the Department of Labor announced more than $52 million in grants to help homeless veterans reenter the workforce.

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USICH Elects New Leaders During First Meeting of the Biden Administration

On May 27, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) held its first meeting during the Biden administration and selected new leaders.

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HUD Reaffirms Commitment to Equal Access to Housing, Shelters, and Other Services Regardless of Gender Identity

Yesterday, HUD announced that it is withdrawing the previous administration’s proposed rule that would have weakened the Equal Access Rule. HUD has submitted its action withdrawing that... Continue Reading →

Secretaries of HUD, VA Issue Joint Statement on Ending Veteran Homelessness

On April 12, 2021, HUD Secretary Marcia L. Fudge and VA Secretary Denis McDonough issued a joint statement affirming their commitment to ending Veteran homelessness once and for all, in partnership... 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 →