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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 →

HUD Awards Grants for Innovative Youth Homelessness Programs in 17 Communities

This week, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $83.7 million through the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) to 17 communities, including six in rural... Continue Reading →

HUD Awards More FYI Funding to Keep Foster Youth Housed

This month, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded nearly $1 million to 17 public housing agencies (PHAs) in 11 states.

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HUD Releases 2020 AHAR Part 2. Here Are the Key Findings.

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently released the 2020 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) Part 2, which provides data on the nation’s shelter system.

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USICH Visits Oklahoma to Meet With Tribal Leaders, State Officials, and Local Service Providers

Earlier this month, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) traveled to Oklahoma City, which has been using local and federal funding—including millions from the American... Continue Reading →

HUD Awards More Funding to Help Keep Former Foster Youth Housed

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently awarded nearly $621,000 to 14 public housing agencies (PHAs) in 12 states.

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HUD Awards Additional $1.4M in Housing Assistance for Foster Youth

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently awarded more than $1.4 million in housing assistance for young people who are transitioning out of foster care and at... Continue Reading →

Apply Now for Emergency Food and Shelter Funding for the Southern U.S. Border

On April 13, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) allocated $150 million to the National Board for the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP).

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Apply Now for the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP)

The Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the FY 2021 Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) is now available.

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Education Department Approves Every State’s Plan for ARP-HCY Funding

The Department of Education has approved every state's plans for spending the American Rescue Plan-Homeless Children and Youth (ARP-HCY) Fund.

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