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National Homelessness Law Center Names Antonia Fasanelli as New Executive Director

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Last summer, the National Homelessness Law Center (the Law Center) launched a national search for their next Executive Director, and is pleased to announce that long-time friend of the organization and homeless and housin
Homeless Population

How Popular Events Increase the Homeless Population in the United States

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Events are the unofficial holidays of the year. Large crowds at highly anticipated events such as the Super Bowl, World Cup, Olympics, Emmy’s, Oscars, and everything in between have the power to stir up excitement, hope, and unity from a communal
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National Homelessness and Housing Organizations Respond to USICH Report

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10 national organizations, representing advocates and leaders in national efforts to end homelessness, released the following statement
HUD InspectorGeneral

Case Manager and Property Agent Plead Guilty to Stealing Federal Funds Designated to Help...

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Camelia Revels, a former case manager at HOPE Atlanta, and Katrise Jones, a property agent, have pleaded guilty to a criminal information charging them with conspiring to steal approximately $124,000 in federal funds intended to help homeless veterans.
VA

VA expands access to telehealth services during COVID-19 pandemic for older, rural and homeless...

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today its Digital Divide Consult  has helped more than 12,000 Veterans obtain internet access or a video-capable device for their health
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VA to award more than $400 million in grants to end Veteran homelessness

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today it will begin awarding more than $400 million in grants under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program (SSVF) to 266 non-profit organizations in all 50 states
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HUD Rules Promote Discrimination, Undermine Equality

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Late last week, the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) announced two rule changes to undo previous anti-discrimination rules for housing and homeless shelters.
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National Association of Realtors® Launches Exhibit Celebrating Innovative Solution to Veteran Homelessness

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In honor of the 20th year of the Good Neighbor Awards, the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) and Havas Chicago are working together to celebrate the impact of each winner
VA

VA expands funding for emergency response for Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness...

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced it is allocating an additional $400 million of its coronavirus relief funding to enhance the department’s emergency relief response
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VA encourages donations to help homeless Veterans or those at risk of homelessness during...

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today a new initiative requesting the public to make donations to help provide emergency relief and facilitate remote access
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Homeless Plaintiffs Seek Emergency Federal Court Order to Stop Towing and Impoundment of Vehicle...

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People living in vehicles in the City of San Diego—many with disabilities that increase the risk of serious illness or death from COVID-19—seek an emergency court order preventing the City
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CARES Act Provides Some COVID-19 Protections For Homeless Populations, But There Is More To...

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The House of Representatives passed the CARES Act, ensuring—amongst other provisions—that our unhoused neighbors are protected and that those at risk of becoming homeless are safe.

Coalition Urges Congress to Protect Families from Financial Devastation

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The Center for Responsible Lending (CRL) joined with sixteen leading, civil rights, consumer, housing and labor groups in sending a letter to Congress with specific financial services policy proposals that help address the needs of families most at risk from the impending economic collapse.
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CDC: Housing, Not Handcuffs Is the Way to Stop COVID-19 Amongst Homeless Populations

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Late Sunday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued official guidance stating, “Unless individual housing units are available, do not clear encampments during community spread of COVID-19.”
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Representatives Introduce Housing is a Human Right Act of 2020

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U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) introduced the Housing is a Human Right Act of 2020. The bill, co-sponsored by Representative Grace Meng (NY-06), aims to “address and end root causes of homelessness
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HUD AWARDS OVER $118 MILLION TO LOCAL HOMELESS PROGRAMS

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson announced over $118 million in grants to support local homeless assistance programs across the country
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HUD ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL $1.1 MILLION TO PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITIES TO ASSIST YOUNG PEOPLE AGING...

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U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson announced an additional $1.1 million in funding for HUD's new Foster Youth to Independence (FYI) Initiative.
FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

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Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.
HUD - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

RAYSOR FAMILY SHARES STORY OF OVERCOMING HOMELESSNESS AS PART OF ‘HUMANS OF HUD’ SERIES

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today introduced the latest story in the “Humans of HUD” campaign, which features photos and videos depicting stories
Mayor Muriel Bowser

Mayor Bowser Celebrates DC Family of Six Receiving Stable Housing Through Annual “A Home...

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Mayor Muriel Bowser celebrated the Gonzalez family as they moved into their permanent home as part of the District’s “A Home for the Holidays” campaign. This celebration marks week three of the Mayor’s 2019-2020 A Home for the Holidays campaign

Business Real Estate Press Releases

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Jack Conway introduces “Conway Seller Select” to give Boston area homeowners...

Jack Conway, the No. 1 independent family-owned and operated real estate company based in Massachusetts, introduces Conway Seller Select to give local homeowners “the most choices”

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

The Ultimate Guide to Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment

Many people today are looking to get second citizenship for themselves and their loved ones. Having a second passport offers excellent financial benefits and the freedom to travel in a number of selected countries.