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Biden Admin. Names New USICH Executive Director
Jeff Olivet has decades of experience as a street outreach worker, a case manager, the CEO of the Center on Social Innovation, and a founding member of Racial Equity Partners.
Year In Review: How We Addressed Homelessness in 2021
USICH and departments across the federal government worked hard to prevent and end homelessness last year. Here are some of the highlights.
New Tool: Federal Health and Social Service Programs That Support People Experiencing Homelessness
Need help identifying and accessing federal non-emergency funding?
HUD Updates CoC Program Registration
Unlike past years, registration didn't open the second Tuesday of January.
ED Department Distributes ESSER Funds to All 50 States
These American Rescue Plan funds can be used to identify and help students experiencing or at risk of homelessness.
HUD Awards More COVID Relief to Tribal Communities
More than 70 Tribal communities received the American Rescue Plan's third round of Indian Community Block Grants.
HUD Awards Housing Counseling Grants
VA Designates Flexible Funding for Veterans Experiencing Homelessness
The department disbursed $20 million in December from the American Rescue Plan to VA Medical Centers.
VA Exceeds Secretary’s Housing Goal in L.A. and Names Senior Executive Homelessness Agent
New HUD Guidance and Resources:
Office Hour Summaries: Detection and Mitigation of COVID-19 in Homeless Service Sites and Other Congregate Facilities (Office Hour Summaries)