Improving Outcomes for Homeless Families

Washington Initiative Sets Model

Improving Outcomes for Homeless FamiliesA new statewide initiative in Washington state provides dedicated resources to quickly reconnect homeless families who receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) with housing.

A new National Alliance to End Homelessness paper, “Ending Family Homelessness Initiative: Providing Rapid Re-Housing to Families in Washington,” examines how this initiative shows how improved coordination between TANF agencies and organizations providing rapid re-housing assistance can better integrate housing and employment interventions and improve outcomes for homeless families.

Click here to read the paper.