Setting a Path to End Homelessness among American Indians and Alaska Natives

March 03, 2016

In November 2015, USICH and seven other federal agencies signed an historic memorandum of understanding to implement strategies that set a path to end homelessness among Native Americans. In March 2016, the group delivered the Action Plan, which will help drive progress in each of the strategic action areas identified in the MOU.

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Fulfilling the Dream: Aligning State Efforts to Implement Olmstead and End Chronic Homelessness

February 24, 2016

This brief makes the case for state-level alignment of efforts to end chronic homelessness and efforts to comply with the community integration mandate under Title II of the ADA. 

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Housing Navigator Toolkit to End Veteran Homelessness

February 18, 2016

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' National Center on Homelessness among Veterans developed the Housing Navigator Toolkit to provide housing navigators, program managers, administrators, staff, and others working to end Veteran homelessness with resources, tools, and ideas to help develop or refine local navigator programming. 

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Rapid Re-Housing Performance Benchmarks and Program Standards

February 16, 2016

The National Alliance to End Homelessness designed the Rapid Re-Housing Performance Benchmarks and Program Standards to provide information on performance benchmarks that would qualify a rapid re-housing program as effective.

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Expert Brief: District of Columbia’s Efforts to End Family Homelessness

January 04, 2016

This expert brief details the District of Columbia's efforts to end family homelessness.

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Expert Brief: Virginia’s Efforts to Reduce Homelessness

January 04, 2016

This expert brief details Virginia’s success in ending Veteran homelessness and opportunities to adapt strategies to end family homelessness. 

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Driving Progress: USICH Top Priorities for 2016

January 04, 2016

We know what it will take to end homelessness in our country and we are continuing to drive progress to end homelessness for every woman, man, young adult, and child in this country. Here are our top priorities for 2016.

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Federal Surplus Property for Use to Assist the Homeless (HUD)

January 01, 2016

Title V of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, Public Law 101-645 (42 U.S.C. 11411), enables eligible organizations to use unutilized, underutilized, excess, or surplus federal properties to assist persons experiencing homelessness.

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FAQs on the Criteria and Benchmarks for Ending Veteran Homelessness

December 17, 2015

These documents provide clarifications to the Criteria and Benchmarks for Ending Veteran Homelessness.

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Sustaining Our Data-Driven Focus: Findings and Implications of Recent Reports and Data

December 04, 2015

Our Executive Director, Matthew Doherty, provides his analysis of recent data releases from HUD and the Department of Education.

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