Supportive Housing

Posts on supportive housing in NJ.

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

COVID-19 Reveals Sharp Divide About Who Can and Cannot Safely Social Distance The New York Times has reported on issues of equity that are being exacerbated during the national COVID-19 health crisis. In his April 5, 2020 opinion column, Charles M. Blow writes, “Social Distancing Is a Privilege.” “But, in practice, in the real world, […]

New Federal Aid Package Will Fund Homeless Services and Rental Assistance The third COVID-19 federal aid package, known as the CARES Act, includes $330 billion in aid to Americans and businesses.  New Jersey will receive $3.444 billion which will include a $2.394 to the State of New Jersey and $1.050 in aid New Jersey’s largest […]