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Homelessness, domestic violence, and affordable housing

Best Practices: A practical newsletter for people ending homelessness. Best Practices A practical newsletter for people ending homelessness. Housing is Safety for Survivors of Domestic Violence During Domestic Violence Awareness Month,

SOAR TA Opportunity for Criminal Justice Programs

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access, and Recovery (SOAR) Technical Assistance (TA) Center is accepting applications from criminal justice agencies and institutions that have not yet received SAMHSA sponsored SOAR technical assistance. To connect individuals leaving correctional facilities or involved in criminal justice systems or specialty courts with needed treatment, it is critical to leverage state and federal investments such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). These federal programs can promote access to services that increase the likelihood of post release success and contribute to the reduction in recidivism.  We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications from agencies and institutions that provide serv