(USICH) Bi-Weekly News

July 9, 2020
Trauma-Informed Care + Affordable Housing = Housing Stability
Homeless Courts Convene in Shelters to Resolve Misdemeanors
The American Bar Association's Commission on Homelessness and Poverty explains how the homeless court model responds to the special legal barriers to housing, employment, and stability that people experiencing homelessness face. 
Funding Now Available for New HUD-VASH Vouchers
This HUD notice announces the availability of $50 million in funding that will support approximately 6,000 new HUD-VASH vouchers.
Learn About the Federal Response to SARS-CoV-2 for Families and Individuals Experiencing Homelessness
This new report is focused on USICH’s efforts and national outcomes in the first half of the year.
Last Call to Provide Feedback on the Next Strategic Plan
Our input portal closes on July 11. Please share your thoughts on strategies for the next federal strategic plan to prevent and end homelessness.
Resources from Our Partners
HUD released additional guides to its Stella P performance measurement tool that help communities to use data for equity analysis and to develop action steps to improve performance.
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness
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Phone: 202.708.4663 / E-mail: usich@usich.gov