On August 11th, USICH hosted a webinar focused on the role that PHAs can play in preventing and ending homelessness. Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) are central to our efforts to end homelessness. Achieving our goal requires that people access the mainstream resources available to them – including income supports, health insurance, and housing assistance – both efficiently and sufficiently to meet their needs. Targeted homeless assistance programs always have been and always will be a significant part of the solution – but they are not the entire solution.
Click here to read our prior post which identified Five Actions PHAs Can Take in the Next Year.