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Homelessness Update

New FY 2018 Budget Brings Good News The 2018 budget signed last week brings some good news: a $2.513 billion investment in U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Homeless Assistance Grants — an increase of $130 million over last year. Other highlights include: Increased capacity — focused on domestic violence survivors and young people — that will help communities house an estimated additional 25,000 people Section 8 renewals that are fully funded and new resources available to provide approximately 60,000 new vouchers for vulnerable Americans New funding for HUD to build and rehabilitate affordable housing, inc