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Community Development, Homelessness
April 27, 2016
Partnership for Strong Communities
On Tuesday, April 26, over 150 people filled the Lyceum for the fourth IForum of the 2016 season to gain a better understanding of family homelessness. The event, The Next Frontier: Ending Family...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
April 27, 2016
Justice in Aging
A new report, highlights issues concerning seniors experiencing homelessness, the challenges they face, and policy recommendations on how to better meet the needs of this growing population at risk...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
April 27, 2016
Energy Efficiency for All / American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE)
According to a new report - Lifting the High Energy Burdens in America’s Largest Cities: How Energy Efficiency Can Improve Low-Income and Underserved Communities – low-income, black,...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News, Supportive Housing
April 27, 2016
Department of Housing
The Connecticut Department of Housing (DOH) is requesting public comment on the drafts of the 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development (ConPlan) and the 2016-2017 Action Plan...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
April 27, 2016
National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)
The Senate Appropriations Committee passed its Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD) funding bill for the fiscal year of 2017 on April 21, 2016. If passed by the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
April 20, 2016
The Brookings Institute
According to Elizabeth Kneebone and Natalie Holmes of The Brookings Institution, nearly fourteen million Americans live in extreme concentrated poverty (40% or more of the population lives below the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
April 20, 2016
NYU Furman Center/Capital One National Affordable Rental Housing Landscape
According to a new report - Renting in America’s Largest Metropolitan Areas - conducted by New York University’s Furman Center and Capital One National Affordable Rental Housing Landscape...
Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
April 19, 2016
United Way of Connecticut
Tanya Barrett, Senior Vice President, 211 Health and Human Services at United Way of Connecticut and Kimberly Somaroo-Rodriguez, Program Manager, Housing and Homeless and Early...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
April 19, 2016
Center for Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP)
A recent study conducted by the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) found that while rents have increased, wages have not, making it increasingly difficult for low-income families to...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Supportive Housing
April 12, 2016
Connecticut Housing Coalition
The Connecticut Housing Coalition is currently seeking workshop proposals for its 2016 Annual Conference. Proposals should highlight innovative housing opportunities and engaging strategies to help...
 

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