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Affordable Housing, Federal News, Supportive Housing
June 08, 2011
 These funds are specifically for new community partnerships to develop Integrated HIV/AIDS Housing Plans (IHHP). The IHHP process is collaborative and aims to improve the delivery of housing...
Federal News, Homelessness
June 08, 2011
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded $15 million to fund 1,931 Housing Choice (Section 8) Vouchers for the Family Unification Program (FUP). The vouchers will be used...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 08, 2011
HUD
On Tuesday, May 17, HUD hosted a webcast to provide members of Continuums of Care (CoC) with an overview of the 2010 CoC Homeless Assistance Programs competition. The webcast provided:
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 08, 2011
USICH
In January, the US Interagency Council on Homelessness convened a day long forum to discuss the creation and implementation of a common federal vocabulary and data standard on housing status. Based...
Affordable Housing, Federal News
June 01, 2011
The role of government sponsored enterprises (GSEs) in the development of affordable housing was highlighted at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, "Public...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness
June 01, 2011
 In response to a series of articles recently published in the Washington Post criticizing the HOME Program, the House Committee on Financial Services held a hearing, "Oversight of HUD...
Affordable Housing, Federal News
June 01, 2011
Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) introduced S. 1060, the Honoring All Veterans Act of 2011, on May 25. Among other provisions, S. 1060 would reform the per diem program for homeless veterans to...
Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 26, 2011
VA
The most recent report from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) which summarizes the CHALENG survey, which assesses the needs of homeless veterans and how well the VA is meeting those...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness
May 25, 2011
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 25, 2011
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs (SNAPS) sent a message to its listserv May 16 detailing its plan for homeless assistance programs...
 

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