McKinney-Vento and HOPWA Webinars

McKinney-Vento and HOPWA @HUDgov @NHLP Subsidized Housing Basics #homeless @NHLP

Subsidized Housing Basics

National Housing Law Project The National Housing Law Project announced the fourth and final free training webinar in its Subsidized Housing Basics series, “Subsidized Housing Basics, Part 4: Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA) and McKinney-Vento Homelessness Programs.”

On Thursday, May 8, the 75-minute webinar will discuss the basics of each program and attendees will have…

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Housing Finance Reform Debate Continues

Housing Finance Reform Debate Continues Mark-Up of @SenJohnsonSD @MikeCrapo approaches @NLIHC @NCLR @NCRC

Mark-Up of Johnson-Crapo Approaches

Senator Mike CrapoOn Tuesday, April 29, 2014, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs scheduled to mark up the Johnson-Crapo housing finance reform bill. The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) has reported on the numerous parties and interest groups that are issuing comments on ways to improve the bill.

On April 16, 2014, the National Council of La…

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Domestic Violence and Youth Homelessness

#domesticviolence & #youthhomelessness webinar May 7 with @MANYnetwork

How the Two Intersect and What You Can Do To Help
Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 1:00pm – 2:30 pm Eastern

Domestic Violence and Youth HomelessnessOn Wednesday, May 7, 2014, join the Mid-Atlantic Network of Youth and Family Services for a webinar on domestic violence and what you can do to help. Learn answers to the following questions:

  • How do the fields of domestic violence and runaway and homeless youth services come together?
  • Are there…

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Ending Homelessness in New Jersey

Ending #homelessness #HousingFirst #Rapidrehousing in New Jersey @monarchhousing @OppForAll

Opportunity for All Recognizes
Monarch at National Level

Ending Homelessness in New JerseyRecently, the national group Opportunity for All recognized Monarch Housing’s work with a blog post. “Ending Homelessness in New Jersey.”

Specifically, the post featured Monarch Housing’s testimony at the March 25, 2014 Interagency Council on Homelessness hearing.

About 60 individuals attended the hearing, which was held at the NJ State…

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Supportive Housing and Housing Choice Vouchers

Utilizing Housing Choice Vouchers to Create Supportive Housing @CSHInfo Hosts April 24 Webinar @NLIHC @mercyhousing

CSH Hosts April 24 Webinar

Supportive Housing and the Housing Choice Voucher Program Join the CSH on Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. for a Housing Choice Voucher program webinar.

The Housing Choice Voucher program (HCV) is the largest rental assistance program that helps extremely-low and low-income households gain access to safe, affordable housing. Vouchers enable families to access private housing that fits their needs and…

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House @HouseAppropsGOP Marks Up Veterans Bill Seeks analysis of #homelessness facing #homeless female veterans

Seeks Analysis of Homelessness Among Female Veterans On April 9, 2014, the House Appropriations Committee marked up the 302(b) level for the FY 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill for agencies, programs, and activities under its jurisdiction, including the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

House @HouseAppropsGOP Marks Up Veterans Bill Seeks analysis of #homelessness facing #homeless female veterans

Seeks Analysis of Homelessness Among Female Veterans On April 9, 2014, the House Appropriations Committee marked up the 302(b) level for the FY 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill for agencies, programs, and activities under its jurisdiction, including the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

Support Full Funding for Housing Choice Vouchers

Support All Housing Choice Vouchers & Restore 40,000 Vouchers for #Homeless #domesticviolence #Olmstead join @HCDNNJ

Restore 40,000 Vouchers Lost to Sequestration
Deadline to Sign Letter May 1, 2014

Support Full Funding for Housing Choice Vouchers Join Monarch Housing Associates and the Housing and Community Development Network of NJ (HCDNNJ) in urging New Jersey’s U.S. Senators and Representatives to:

  • Support full funding for all Housing Choice Voucher renewals in fiscal year (FY) 2015 and
  • Provide an additional $320 million to restore the remaining 40,000…

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If the NJ Realty Transfer Fee is repealed by the Legislature 4,018 families including 812 units that are project-based could become homeless.

Early registration has begun for the NAEH 2014 National Conference on Ending Homelessness which will be held from July 29 to July 31, 2014 in DC.

Picking up the Pieces of the Sequester

Picking up the Pieces post Sequester Local Advocacy to Encourage PHAs to Start Spending in 2014 @CenterOnBudget @NHLP

Local Advocacy Efforts to Encourage
PHAs to Start Spending in 2014

National Housing Law Project On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, the National Housing Law Project will host a webinar, “Picking up the Pieces of the Sequester” at 2:00 p.m.

The webinar will provide an overview of FY 2014 funding for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program and arm advocates with the tools they need to promote improved PHA policies in a…

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