Tools for Action

We review the documents in our database every six months to make sure they are still accurate and relevant.

HUD FY 2018 Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program NOFA: What to Expect and Strategies for Success Webinar

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Addressing Housing Instability in Child Welfare (CSH)

This brief from Corporation for Supportive Housing provides a summary of important steps state policy leaders and communities can take to optimize the Family First Prevention Services Act and Five-Year State Plan to keep families facing homelessness together and housed through practices, legislation, and budgetary measures where supportive housing is central to long-term stability and well-being.

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Aligning Affordable Housing Efforts with Actions to End Homelessness Webinar

Policy Director Susan Pourciau and Regional Coordinator Katy Miller walk through the strategies in our Aligning Affordable Housing Efforts with Actions to End Homelessness tool.

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Navigating Homelessness and Housing Needs Data: Tailoring and Driving Local Solutions

This document provides an overview of some key data sources, describes what they measure, and highlights how communities can use that range of information to strengthen their efforts to address homelessness, housing instability, and other housing needs.

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Exploring Home, Together: Building Systems (audiocast)

This audiocast, hosted by Veronica Mills, focuses on Objective 1.1 of the federal strategic plan to prevent and end homelessness. Her guest is regional coordinator Robert Pulster.

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Measuring the Impact of Home, Together, 2019

Home, Together includes multiple progress measures that we will use to assess the overall impact of its implementation.

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Building Partnerships to Support Stable Housing for Child Welfare-Involved Families and Youth (HHS)

This resource outlines affordable housing and homelessness services and how child welfare professionals can collaborate with those systems to help families. 

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United States Interagency Council on Homelessness Fact Sheet

The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) leads the national efforts to prevent and end homelessness in America. This fact sheet details the work of the agency.

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Aligning Affordable Housing Efforts with Actions to End Homelessness

In many communities, conversations on housing affordability and those about homelessness are happening in different places among different groups of people. The following strategies and resources will support communities in aligning those conversations and will improve progress on preventing and ending homelessness.

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

Home, Together, the federal strategic plan to prevent and end homelessness, provides a roadmap of objectives and strategies that we are pursuing over the next four years to help ensure that, in every community, homelessness is a rare, brief, and one-time experience.

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