Our decisions about housing policy must be at the forefront of any kind of economic said Congressman Bill Pascrell. You need shelter before you can work.
Photos from the July 13, 2016, Congressional Reception when over 350 advocates traveled to Washington, DC for NJ Hill Day to to call for No Housing Cuts.
On July 13, 2016, over 350 advocates traveled to Washington, DC for NJ Hill Day to meet with the Congressional delegates to call for No Housing Cuts.
While both parties agree that the prospect of a CR seems likely, Members of Congress disagree over how long the federal funding should be extend.
No one should be homeless in NJ! But if we cut housing funds, we will always be treating it as an emergency, like something that just happens.
Social media is becoming an increasingly important tool in building momentum for, maximizing the impact of and improving attendance at events.
A record number of renters are paying more than half their incomes for housing, and the need for more housing affordability for rental housing is urgent.
We are bringing formerly homeless people with us to educate our federal representatives about how real the problem is and on real, cost effective solutions.
Affordable housing programs could be eliminated or consolidated into a state block grant if a welfare reform bill sponsored by Senator Mike Lee is approved.
Supportive housing effectively helps people with disabilities — especially people experiencing homelessness for a long time — stay in stable housing.