announcing the 2017 "innovation and excellence" awardees
Congratulations to Oxford Street Shelter (Portland, ME), Central City Concern (Portland, OR), and the Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative, for being named the Alliance’s 2017 Innovation and Excellence awardees. We are honored to recognize these organizations that are developing best practices, exploring new approaches, and creating real results in the effort to end homelessness in their communities! Learn more...
HOW does Medicaid Impact Veterans Experiencing Homelessness?
Although many veterans have healthcare access through the VA, Medicaid is particularly important for those veterans experiencing homelessness. A new issue brief from the Kaiser Family Foundation explores Medicaid’s role for this population, the benefits it has experienced during Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, and the potential impact to homeless veterans if Medicaid is restructured.