Secretary Donovan spoke about successful efforts to end homelessness, which have led to a 24 percent reductions in veterans’ homelessness since 2010.
The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) announced that HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan will deliver a keynote address at our 2014 conference.
We fully agree that HUD-VASH has worked. Why can’t we have HUD-VASH for everyone who is homeless not just veterans? It is a best practice that works and could prevent and end homelessness!
In New Jersey, homelessness has decreased by 25% since 2013, from 17,314 to 13,025. And sheltered, unsheltered, chronic, family and veteran homeless populations have all seen significant decreases.
FY2013 and FY2014 NOFA HUD has outlined their homeless policy priorities that will govern this year’s scoring and funding process which are tied directly to Opening Doors.