News from the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness

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Homelessness in America: Focus on Families with Children Experiencing Homelessness

To prevent and end homelessness in America, we must have a clear understanding of who is at risk of homelessness and who goes on to experience it.  

In this third report in our Homelessness in America series, we focus on families with children experiencing homelessness.   

Register Now for our Webinar on Making the Case for Affordable Housing!

Do you need help making the case for affordable housing investments in your community? Join us for a webinar with public will building expert Tiffany Manual, and community leaders, who will offer real-world guidance and tips on making the case for affordable housing, a key strategy in Home, Together.
Sign up here to join us on September 25, from 2:00-3:30pm ET!

A Local Example of How Modeling Can Help Build a Stronger, More Responsive Homelessness System 

In Indianapolis, IN, systems modeling helped the community structure and scale a more tailored set of interventions for youth and young adults experiencing homelessness. 
Learn more from colleagues at Abt Associates about system modeling and how it can help communities build an efficient and effective homelessness services system. 

Department of Agriculture Releases Brief for Employment & Training of SNAP Participants    


Responding to the Employment and Training Needs of SNAP Participants Experiencing Homelessness and Housing Instability explores how communities and providers can work together to help participants link to the workforce and find stability.
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, 301 7th St. SW, Room 2080, Washington, DC 20407