Resources for Agencies and Organizations Addressing the Needs of the Homeless Population The U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) released a new guide. The guide identifies forms of federal assistance […]
Posts on non-profits involved in ending homelessness and expanding supportive housing.
Working Together Along with Nonprofit Providers Can Help Mitigate a Rental Crisis We know that, not surprisingly, Cost Burdened Renters May Be At Further Risk Amid COVID-19. Many cities across the country have enacted rent freezes and eviction moratoriums which have banned evictions for 30 days, Temporarily Banning Evictions Could Stem Spike in Homeless Numbers. […]
Individuals Experiencing Homelessness Receive Care that Addresses Unique Challenges Eva’s Village in Paterson Eva’s is continuing to provide care for its community during the COVID-19 pandemic. On April 15, 2020, abc7NY reported “Coronavirus News: Homeless, addicted and battling COVID-19 – Eva’s Village in New Jersey.” Dr. Murtuza Tameem, a hospitalist at St. Joseph’s Health […]
Vulnerable Households who test positive for COVID-19 Able to Move to Hotels and Motels Individuals experiencing homelessness and living in homeless shelters often live in very close quarters making social distancing impossible. During the current COVID-19 pandemic with stay in place orders, hotels and motels have seen a drastic decrease in business leaving them with […]
Coronavirus Pandemic Resource Guide NJ Non-Profits Now Available During the current COVID-19 crisis, non-profit organizations in New Jersey are facing greater needs while at the same time working with fewer resources. U.S. Senator Booker (D-NJ) is hosting a webinar for New Jersey non-profit organizations tomorrow, Thursday, April 9, 2020 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The […]