We Know that Housing Ends Homelessness Before, During and After a Pandemic and Economic Crisis A May 15, 2020, New York Times opinion piece “America’s Cities Could House Everyone if They Chose To,” makes the case for ending homelessness. The piece is written by By Binyamin Appelbaum, a member of The New York Times editorial […]
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Guidance Emphasizes Permanent Housing and Role of Coordinated Entry The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) has shared new resources to help homeless service providers continue their response to the COVID-19 pandemic. From the Center for Disease Control (CDC), there is updated unsheltered guidance that offers a description of a whole community approach during […]
COVID-19 Resources Connect Affordable Housing Owners and Resources During the COVID-19 health pandemic, owners and managers of affordable housing are facing challenges. They are working to ensure the containment of the coronavirus to prevent its spread. This involves the work of putting new protocols in place. Owners and managers may have residents who are facing […]
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. […]