Centering Youth of Color & LGBTQ Young People in Efforts to End Homelessness

It is now clearer than ever that we cannot solve youth homelessness nationwide unless we can solve it for the most vulnerable young people.

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These Resources Can Help You Prepare Your YHDP Application

Our Tools for Action database provides a number of handy tools and resources from across the federal government... Continue Reading →

Don’t Miss Round Two of the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program

We encourage you to apply for HUD's recently announced Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) to competitively award $43 million for the second round of the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program ... 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 →

2017 Point-in-Time Estimates Show Significant Geographical Variations in Our Progress Toward Ending Homelessness

Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development released its report summarizing the data from communities' 2017 Point-in-Time (PIT) counts, reporting a mix of results.

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You’ve Been Talking, We’ve Been Listening: What We’ve Learned So Far About Strengthening the Federal Strategic Plan

Thank you for your input so far on revising and strengthening the federal strategic plan! Keep your comments coming.

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Federal Region 7 Gathers to Advance Progress on Ending Youth Homelessness in the Heartland

The Ending Youth Homelessness in the Heartland Conference held last month in Kansas City was the first region-wide conference in the Heartland dedicated to the serious issue of youth... Continue Reading →