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Federal News, Homelessness
May 25, 2011
Sen. John Kerry recently introduced the Reconnecting Youth To Prevent Homelessness Act, aimed at helping the approximately 40 percent of youth who age out of foster care that become homeless. The...
Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 25, 2011
The U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services' Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) recently released a report to Congress on the activities and accomplishments of the Runaway and Homeless...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Updated guidelines published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that are used to determine household eligibility for many government social service programs....
Affordable Housing, Federal News
May 17, 2011
Connecticut reflects part, but a relatively small part, of a huge problem in unspent and potentially misused HUD Home funds across the country, according to a new investigation by the Washington...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness
May 17, 2011
Senators Carl Levin (D-MI), Patty Murray (D-WA), and Daniel Akaka (D-HI) are the newest cosponsors of S. 489, "The Preserving Homes and Communities Act of 2011," which would provide $1...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 17, 2011
The U.S. House of Representatives took another step toward extracting deep funding cuts from domestic discretionary programs when the House Appropriations Committee released its draft 302b...
Federal News
May 10, 2011
The National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) reports that the Senate is expected to create its own FY 2012 Budget Resolution within the next few weeks as a counterpart to the House Budget...
Federal News
May 10, 2011
The Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Housing Task Force (CCD) and the Technical Assistance Collaborative (TAC) have launched the Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 Melville Act Appropriations Campaign...
Federal News, Homelessness
May 10, 2011
Runaway and Homeless Youth Grants Available Applications for Runaway and Homeless Youth grants totaling $2.1 million are now available through the Family and Youth Services Bureau within the...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
April 19, 2011
Poignantly underscoring the commitment of veterans to the security of the United States, Asst. Veterans Affairs Secretary L. Tammy Duckworth told a capacity crowd at the Lyceum Monday that...
 

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