(USICH) Bi-Weekly News

October 29, 2020
Trauma-Informed Care + Affordable Housing = Housing Stability
USICH Unveils Federal Strategic Plan to End Homelessness
This month USICH released a new

The plan places focus on increased self-sufficiency and a dramatic reduction in homelessness across America.
Exploring Homelessness in Latino Communities Across America
Sidney Betancourt of USICH offers insight into the impact of homelessness on Latino communities, with a focus on doubled-up families and individuals. 
Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Focus on Survivors and Community Resources for Support
October is domestic violence awareness month, but the number of people experiencing domestic violence has increased overall during the COVID-19 pandemic. Communities can use these tools to help survivors get the support they may need. 
Resources From Our Partners
This collection of HUD resources is designed to help communities implement safe and effective approaches to winter shelter planning during COVID-19.
The SAMHSA SOAR TA Center has developed six information sheets that provide guidance for assisting with the child Supplemental Security Income application process.
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness
301 7th St. SW, Washington, DC 20407
Phone: 202.708.4663 / E-mail: usich@usich.gov