End Homelessness

Posts on ending homelessness for families, youth, veterans and the chronically homeless.

On May 7, 2008 the Corporation for Supportive Housing hosted an audio conference focused on helping prospective applicants learn more about the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) FY 2008 Treatment for Homeless Grants Program. The Treatment for Homeless Grants Program has $10 million available to enable communities to provide expanded and treatment […]

In this year’s Continuum of Care process, funding up to a maximum of almost $8 million in NJ has been allocated for Rapid Re-housing for homeless families. The challenge is without the NOFA to understand is HUD’s intent. Based on an article from the National Alliance to End Homelessness, this will be a highly competitive […]

The National Alliance to End Homelessness featured Rapid Re-housing projects at their 2008 National Conference on Ending Family Homelessness. Information about the structure of successful rapid re-housing programs, as well as which stakeholders need to be involved in the process, was presented at the conference. Below are links to the presentations on Rapid Re-housing from […]

Recently, there has been increased discussion about family homelessness as policy makers begin to hear the voices of advocates calling for more resources to deal with homeless families. As the number of homeless families increases, research on ways to end their homelessness is critical. Ellen Bassuk, President of the National Center on Family Homelessness, presented […]