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Community Development

Community Development, Homelessness
August 08, 2018
Partnership for Strong Communities
Data from two Community Care Teams (CCTs) in shows that homelessness affects individuals across demographic lines. Further study is needed to determine how to equitably distribute CCT resources.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
August 08, 2018
Connecticut housing providers and advocates shared Connecticut’s effort to end Homelessness with their Congressional Representatives.
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
August 08, 2018
Journey to Jobs Project
A new report out of Baltimore discusses research findings and recommendations to increase economic opportunity and promote racial equity for homeless job seekers.
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
August 08, 2018
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH)
A recent report by the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) offers considerations for how rural communities can improve their coordinated community response system to end homelessness.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
July 18, 2018
Brandeis University’s Institute for Child, Youth and Family Policy at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Brandies University has published new research exploring the tradeoff between housing affordability, unit size, and educational opportunities that families with children face.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
July 18, 2018
Terner Center
A new Terner Center report explores the economic outcomes of residents living in LIHTC properties, finding tenants in those properties are offered affordability, quality housing, and stability.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
July 18, 2018
Urban Institute
A new Urban Institute report analyzes why homeownership rates are so low among millennials, and provides policy recommendations for increasing homeownership opportunities among young people.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
July 18, 2018
New Democrat Coalition
The New Democrat Coalition released a new report analyzing high housing costs in relation to slow construction, finding the need for millions of housing units to be constructed across the country.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs
July 18, 2018
National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)
NLIHC’s Our Homes, Our Votes initiative is offering multiple online webinar sessions focused on increasing voter participation among low income renters.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs, State News
July 10, 2018
Connecticut Balance of State Continuum of Care
The Connecticut Balance of State Continuum of Care is eligible to apply for approximately $1.3 million in Domestic Violence Bonus Funds, and is seeking applications due by July 23, 2018.