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Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 07, 2016
Partnership for Strong Communities
Amanda Trothier, Development and Communications Associate, Partnership for Strong Communities
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 07, 2016
State of Connecticut
Working to close an alarming $900+ million gap in the state’s Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17) budget, the Connecticut General Assembly passed a budget bill during a special session on May 12-13, 2016....
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
June 07, 2016
United States Government Accountability Office
A new United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) report finds that foster youth and youth experiencing homelessness face many  challenges and barriers in accessing higher education and...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
June 07, 2016
United Way of Connecticut
On May 29, 2016, the United Way of Connecticut released the 2-1-1 Counts dashboard of Connecticut. The dashboard provides a snapshot of services requests from 2-1-1 in the last year. The data is...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
June 01, 2016
Pew Research Center
According to a new study by the Pew Research Center, young adults between the ages of 18-to-34 are more likely to live with their parents than any other living arrangement. This includes living by...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 01, 2016
National Housing Conference
A new report from the National Housing Conference’s (NHC)  explores trends in inclusionary zoning programs, which use local land regulations to mandate or incentivize the development of...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, State News
June 01, 2016
National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)
The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) has released their annual Out of Reach report that explores the affordability of apartments across America. The results revealed that the rental...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 25, 2016
Partnership for Strong Communities
Homelessness is expensive. Advancing creative ways to invest in solutions to end homelessness in our state will reduce public costs as well as make life better for many people who are currently...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2016
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) has published a new policy paper that shows federal rental subsidies to families with children have declined by 13 percent (250,000) from 2004 to...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2016
True Colors Fund, National LGBTQ Task Force
The National LGBTQ Task Force, in partnership with True Colors Fund, has released a new digital report that provides an overview of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBGQ) youth...
 

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