Alliance in the News

These clips include specific mentions of the Alliance's work and perspectives. For more clips about homelessness and housing, see Media Clips.

These clips include specific mentions of the Alliance's work and perspectives. For more clips about homelessness and housing, see Media Clips.

Some Homeless New Yorkers Choose the Street Over a Shelter
The Wall Street Journal
December 27, 2015

Veteran homelessness on decline in U.S. after Obama administration spends billions
The Washington Times
December 24, 2015

All they want for Xmas is a roof over their heads
The Straits Times
December 22, 2015

New Orleans takes fight against homelessness to the streets
The Christian Science Monitor
December 22, 2015

An end to homelessness: Cities take on 'impossible' challenge
The Christian Science Monitor
December 20, 2015

Trading places: Fargo man camps outside to raise money for fight against homelessness
Grand Forks Herald
December 15, 2015

There's Shelter, And Then There's Housing. Utah Claims Muted Victory
91.3 WYSO (NPR)
December 14, 2015

Downtown shelter requires unpaid work, 'donations' from homeless residents
St. Louis Public Radio 90.7 KWMU
December 6, 2015

Medicaid Can Provide Funding for Support Services for the Homeless
The New York Times
December 1, 2015

Counting the homeless
NPR Marketplace
November 20, 2015

More than 500,000 people homeless in the United States: report
November 19, 2015

Trading places: Fargo man camps outside to raise money for fight against homelessness
Grand Forks Herald
December 15, 2015

Number of homeless drops slightly from 2014 to 2015
Washington Examiner
November 19, 2015

Is homelessness among U.S. kids declining, or surging? It depends on who you ask.
The Washington Post
November 19, 2015

Homeless youth seep through the cracks
National Catholic Reporter
November 14, 2015

Anti-panhandling laws face legal challenges
Stateline (Pew Charitable Trust)
November 12, 2015

Cities, States Turn To Emergency Declarations To Tackle Homeless Crisis
Stateline (Pew Charitable Trust)
November 11, 2015

Housing First and the Research and Practice Relationship in Advancing a Field
Nonprofit Quarterly
November 3, 2015

In upscale Pacific Palisades, reaching out to a rising homeless population
Los Angeles Times
November 1, 2015

How the city can prevent homelessness before it starts
The Seattle Times
October 21, 2015

Pope Francis, Richard Gere and Kelly Thomas: How they've shifted attitudes about homeless in Orange County
The Orange County Register
October 5, 2015

The Situation Facing Los Angeles And Portland Homeless Populations Is An Emergency
September 30, 2015

Los Angeles Puts $100 Million Into Helping Homeless
The New York Times
September 22, 2015

Not-So-Strange Bedfellows: A Partnership between Apartment Owners and the United Way in California
NPQ (Nonprofit Quarterly)
September 18, 2015

The Conversation: Thursday, September 17th 2015
Hawaiian Public Radio
September 17, 2015

HUD at the Crossroads - The housing agency turns 50 this year.
Affordable Housing Finance
September 9, 2015

The Urgent National Crisis That Presidential Candidates Aren’t Talking About
The National Memo
September 5, 2015

Hundreds of US Veterans Were Found Sleeping in the Woods. How Did We Let This Happen?
By Jon Levine
August 27, 2015

Summertime: Not a Break for Homeless Families
Uncensored (Institute for Children, Poverty, & Homelessness)
August 27, 2015

For decades-old homeless camp, the end is near
Los Angeles Times
August 17, 2015

Federal budget cuts could hurt homeless in Morris
Daily Record
August 9, 2015

Homeless in America: Lack of Jobs and Low Incomes Are Forcing American Families Into Poverty
The Christian Post
July 30, 2015

Obama says veteran homelessness has been cut by a third
July 28, 2015

Richard Gere Made $1.50 Panhandling. Here's What He Wants You To Know About Homelessness
The Huffington Post
July 17, 2015

Advocates Say That Ending Homelessness Among Veterans Is Achievable
July 15, 2015

What 2,000-Plus Homeless Families Reveal About Housing Help
July 10, 2015

Federal report: Housing vouchers are best way to fight homelessness
The Associated Press
July 7, 2015

Many States Struggling With Rural Homelessness
Stateline - Pew Charitable Trusts
June 29, 2015

An end to jobless vets? New VA job program raises hopes
The Christian Science Monitor
June 28, 2015

An Alternative To Spending Millions On Clearing Homeless Encampments
Associated Press
June 17, 2015

Groundbreaking shelter for LGBT homeless opening in the Mission
San Francisco Chronicle
June 16, 2015

In Miami, a fight over how little to offer the homeless
Miami Herald
May 31, 2015

The often unseen: Cattaraugus County’s homeless
Olean Times Herald
May 31, 2015

#WhatsWorking: Ending Veteran Homelessness
Huffpost Live
May 26, 2015

Collective Voice: It's time to treat the underlying causes of poverty
The StarPhoenix
May 25, 2015

What If the Key to Ending Homelessness Is Just That—a Key?
May 8, 2015

Low Wages, Costly Housing Foster Cycle of Homelessness
Times of San Diego
May 3, 2015

To Bring the Homeless In, Toss the Rules Out
Bloomberg Businessweek
April 30, 2015

State's homeless rate begins to decrease
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
April 26, 2015

Homeless population up in Pennsylvania, down nationally
NewsWorks (WITF)
April 20, 2015

7 Reasons Every State Should Make Homelessness a Crime
April 16, 2015

'It's about bringing them home' - New one-stop center opens for Trenton homeless
Times of Trenton
April 16, 2015

Our Opinion: Put former foster children on pathway to college and potential life success
Times Leader
April 13, 2015

Alabama restaurant partners with a local shelter to feed the homeless
Yellow Hammer
April 13, 2015

Bangor Hike for the Homeless draws record number of participants
Bangor Daily News
April 12, 2015

Homeless youth population seeks hope, understanding
Chicago Tribune
April 10, 2015

Chicago Teens Face Homelessness, Remain Hopeful
Gapers Block
April 8, 2015

HPU: Witnessing, Responding to Homelessness
Honolulu Civil Beat
April 8, 2015

Homelessness Declines, but the Rent Is Still Too Damn High
April 3, 2015

U.S. Spending Historic Amount Fighting Homelessness, And It's Working: Report
The Huffington Post
April 3, 2015

Homelessness Declines as Focus Shifts to Permanent Housing
Affordable Housing Finance
April 2, 2015

Here's the state of U.S. homelessness in one map
Washington Examiner
April 2, 2015

Homelessness simulation provides insight
The Pitt News
April 2, 2015

Woman who lived in Eastern Market shed gets new home (VIDEO)
Detroit Free Press
April 2, 2015

Why Is Miley Cyrus Writing Letters To The Governor Of New York?
MTV news
March 19, 2015

Housing program helps homeless vets with rent
Standard-Times Go San Angelo (Scripps Media)
March 15, 2015

Halfway homeless: Benton County 10-year plan reaches five-year mark
Corvallis Gazette-Times (Albany Democrat-Herald)
March 15, 2015

Burr and Manchin Introduce Bill to Reduce Veteran Homelessness
The Stanley News & Press
March 11, 2015

Rep. Young's comments on homelessness are barbarous
The Daily Evergreen
March 10, 2015

Making the best of less
San Diego City Beat
March 4, 2015

What's pushing family homelessness to record levels? (AUDIO)
Marketplace - American Public Media
March 2, 2015

Tonyaa Weathersbee: Young people are the new homeless
The Florida Times-Union
February 25, 2015

From Motel To Van To Shelter: One Family's Tumultuous Tale of Homelessness
WAMU 88.5 American University Radio
February 24, 2015

Utah found a brilliantly effective solution for homelessness
Business Insider
February 19, 2015

Housing Families, Children and Youth
Huffington Post
February 18, 2015

Ending Veteran Homelessness: A Goal with a Plan
February 10, 2015

New York conducts annual homeless count, critics say it's flawed
February 10, 2015

Homelessness Among Veterans Plummets, but That's Just the Tip of the Iceberg
February 10, 2015

One Night to Count the Homeless: Critics Question Accuracy of Annual Tally
NBC New York
February 10, 2015

President Obama's Record Budget Proposal Provides Homes For 67,000 At-Risk Families
The Huffington Post
February 3, 2015

Data? It Depends! Counting Homeless People Depends Upon Your Definition
Nonprofit Quarterly
February 2, 2015

Who counts as 'homeless' depends on how you ask
Al Jazeera America
January 31, 2015

Rural America's Silent Housing Crisis
The Atlantic
January 28, 2015

US Government Should Prioritize Housing for Homeless
Sputnik News
January 27, 2015

Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac May Help End Homelessness In America
Huffington Post
January 26, 2015

Council furthers commitment to ending homelessness in the city
The Daily Progress
January 22, 2015

Instead of Criminalizing Homelessness, Utah Is Doing the Opposite — And It's Working
January 19, 2015

New Orleans Has Found Housing for All Its Known Homeless Veterans
Good Magazine
January 14, 2015

Homes for the homeless in Utah
American City and County
January 12, 2015

In a US first, New Orleans finds homes for all its homeless veterans
The Christian Science Monitor
January 9, 2015

Mayor to announce New Orleans has eliminated homelessness among vets
The New Orleans Advocate
January 7, 2014

Help these kids today: America’s quiet homelessness nightmare is 1.3 million homeless students
December 25, 2014

Local governments’ varied responses to the complicated problem of homelessness.
American City & County
December 17, 2014

Steinhafels 30 Days of Hope: Housing options
Post-Crescent Media
December 17, 2014

Losing Homelessness in an Excel Sheet
December 12, 2014

Grand Rapids shelter helps one teen find escape
Bridge Magazine
December 11, 2014

Hearing: Homelessness among veterans is declining, but goal remains elusive
The Stars and Stripes
December 11, 2014

Homeless Vets Advocates Urge Accessible Services in Housing
Talk Radio News Service
December 11, 2014

Regulated tent cities for homeless pondered but improbable in Pennsylvania
Keystone Crossroads (WITF)
December 1, 2014

Tampa homeless program uses unpaid, destitute residents as steady labor force, revenue source
Tampa Bay Times
November 29, 2014

Two D.C. mothers determined to make rent on their own after one-year subsidies end
The Washington Post
November 30, 2014

Michelle Gillett: Giving visibility to homeless women
Berkshire Eagle
November 25, 2014

Public Will Can Change Homelessness
The Huffington Post
November 24, 2014

HUD Joins Forces With Non-Profit Alliance to Fight Veteran Homelessness
DS News
November 21, 2014

Be mindful of teens affected by homelessness during this holiday season
News net 5 Cleveland
November 21, 2014

The country will soon have no homeless veterans. So why are there still homeless families?
The Washington Post
November 11, 2014

Big Easy and Big Apple Go Big for Veteran Homelessness
The Huffington Post
November 10, 2014

Q-C mayors break bread to aid homeless
Quad-City Times
November 6, 2014

Denver Set Out to End Homelessness Ten Years Ago -- Is the Finish Line in Sight?
Denver Westword
November 5, 2014

City Earns Recognition for Reducing Veteran Homelessness
Gotham Gazette
November 5, 2014

New Orleans recognized for decreasing veteran homelessness
The Times-Picayune
November 4, 2014

(CORRECTION) Topeka goes from ‘God Hates Fags’ to ‘God Loves Gays’
The Washington Post
November 3, 2014

Disagreement over the number of homeless people in Michigan
Michigan Radio
October 31, 2014

These five charts show the progress made in fighting homelessness
The Washington Post
October 31, 2014

Dozens Of Homeless Kids Forced To Sleep In Arizona State Buildings
Huffington Post
October 27, 2014

Should Obamacare Help Pay for Housing?
The Atlantic
October 27, 2014

Want to help victims of domestic violence? Fight hard for affordable housing
October 23, 2014

Can Homeless People Move Into Baltimore's Abandoned Houses?
The Atlantic
October 21, 2014

Hawaii: Blue skies, sandy beaches and a rising tide of homelessness
Al Jazeera America
October 13, 2014

It Would Actually Be Very Simple To End Homelessness Forever
Think Progress
October 9, 2014

Are Tiny Houses a Viable Affordable Housing Solution?
October 9, 2014

Why the suburbs should care about homelessness
Ottawa Community News
October 9, 2014

Topeka goes from ‘God Hates Fags’ to ‘God Loves Gays’
Religious News Service
October 7, 2014

Brother, Should You Spare a Dime? How to Handle a Panhandler
October 7, 2014

Project on Friday will offer services for homeless adults, families and children in Kansas City
The Kansas City Star
October 7, 2014

Homeless Kids Need This Stronger Law
The Huffington Post
October 3, 2014

The Bill Press Show September 26, 2014
The Bill Press Show
September 26, 2014

Trans Survivors Find Refuge From Violence, Poverty
September 25, 2014

Homeless and Hiding in Suburbia
Seattle Weekly
September 23, 2014

Homeless Camp Dismantled, Community Helps Tenants
Local 12 WKRC (Cincinnati)
September 23, 2014

Home Free?
The New Yorker
September 22, 2014

Utah Advertising Companies Reject “God Loves Gays” Billboards
September 19, 2014

City coming together on homelessness
New Britain Herald
September 13, 2014

"God Loves Gays" billboard debuts in anti-gay group's hometown
San Diego Gay & Lesbian News (Huffington Post)
September 10, 2014

God Loves Gays Billboard Counters Westboro Hate
September 10, 2014

Homeless veteran, living in an SUV, battles declining health but holds out hope for housing
San Jose Mercury News
September 3, 2014

Can Tiny Houses Solve Homelessness in Portland?
September 2, 2014

Policy must be changed for the sake of all homeless kids
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 1, 2014

Homeless in our communities need our help: Our View
Wassau Daily News
August 31, 2014

D.C.’s plan to end homeless crisis prompts a different struggle
The Washington Post
August 30, 2014

Home Free?
The New Yorker
September 22, 2014

God Loves Gays Billboard Counters Westboro Hate
September 10, 2014

Homeless veteran, living in an SUV, battles declining health but holds out hope for housing
San Jose Mercury News
September 3, 2014

Policy must be changed for the sake of all homeless kids
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 1, 2014

D.C.’s plan to end homeless crisis prompts a different struggle
The Washington Post
August 30, 2014

Mental disorders keep thousands of homeless on streets
USA Today
August 28, 2014

Tiny houses aim to help homeless
USA Today
August 21, 2014

Homelessness and the Impossibility of a Good Night's Sleep
The Atlantic
August 14, 2014

First Lady, National Leaders Champion the Fight Against Homelessness
The Huffington Post 
August 8, 2014

Congress may expand who counts as homeless
The Columbus Dispatch
August 6, 2014

Left Behind: LGBT Homeless Youth Struggle to Survive on the Streets
NBC News
August 3, 2014

Michelle Obama Stands Up For U.S. Veterans, Condemns Veteran Homelessness
August 2, 2014

Momentum Building as White House Celebrates Progress on Veteran Homelessness
Cities Speak
August 1, 2014

The First Lady: Veteran Homelessness Is a 'Stain on the Soul of This Nation'
The White House Blog
August 1, 2014

First lady: It is our duty to end veteran homelessness
Scripps Howard Foundation Wire
July 31, 2014

Michelle Obama: Now is the time to end homelessness, starting with veterans
The Washington Post
July 31, 2014

Michelle Obama: Veteran Homelessness 'Should Horrify Us'
ABC News
July 31, 2014

First lady expands effort to end vet homelessness
Associated Press
July 31, 2014

First lady calls homeless vets a 'stain on the soul of the nation'
Miami Herald
July 31, 2014

Michelle Obama: More than 58,000 homeless veterans in the U.S. is 'a stain on our nation's soul'
July 31, 2014

Mercer County Executive Hughes will talk tactics to end homelessness at D.C. conference
Times of Trenton
July 25, 2014

The Post-Recession Homelessness Epidemic
Next City
July 21, 2014

Homelessness Rising After Federal Funding Cuts
City Beat
July 15, 2014

Alliance for Shelter shfits focus
The Northern Virginia Daily
July 15, 2014

Turning Trash Into Homeless Shelters (video)
The Huffington Post
July 9, 2014

Homeless numbers down, but poverty high
Valley Morning Star
July 4, 2014

Giving homes to the homeless without preconditions
Marketplace Morning Report
June 27, 2014

Kamenetz Announces Ten-Year Plan to Prevent and Reduce Homelessness
Citybiz List Baltimore
June 26, 2014

Plummeting homelessness rates in Mercer County turn heads on local, national stage
The Times of Trenton
June 25, 2014

Evolving face of homelessness calls for evolution in tactics
June 24, 2014

Sisters of Charity host youth homelessness forum
ABC 5 Cleveland
June 23, 2014

LeadingAge Tells the U.S. Senate that Housing with Services Demonstration Must Move Forward
June 17, 2014

10 years after Reagan’s death: How does Obama's record compare to Reagan's?
FOX News
June 5, 2014

Governor McAuliffe Announces Decrease in Homelessness
June 5, 2014

Woman pays for homeless man's funeral: 'There are good people out there'
Today News
June 3, 2014

NYC Woman Pays To Give Homeless Man Proper Burial
CBS New York
June 2, 2014

How To House A Hundred Thousand
The Dish
May 30, 2014

It's three times cheaper to give housing to the homeless than to keep them on the streets
May 30, 2014

We've Finally Figured Out How To House Chronically Homeless People, And It's Working
The Huffington Post
May 29, 2014

News Nightly - 2014-5-29 (VIDEO)
May 29, 2014

Al Jazeera America
May 28, 2014

Your Wednesday Briefing
The New York Times
May 28, 2014

The number of homeless people in the United States fell 3.7 percent in 2013
May 28, 2014

Report: Oregon making progress on homelessness, but not enough
Portland Business Journal
May 28, 2014

Number of Homeless in America Falls
Affordable Housing Finance
May 28, 2014

Homelessness declines as new thinking fuels 'giant untold success'
Christian Science Monitor
May 28, 2014

What Will Happen To Homeless Vets When VA Declares Vet Homelessness 'Over' Next Year?
Huffington Post
May 14, 2014

Tiny houses a way off the streets for Wisconsin homeless
May 7, 2014

Philadelphia’s Success in Helping the Homeless Gets a Philanthropic Boost
The New York Times
May 7, 2014

Homelessness in New Orleans, Jefferson dropped 15 percent, Unity announces
The Times-Picayune
May 2, 2014

By forgoing traditional rules, Yakima County encourages homeless people to go indoors
Real Change News
April 16, 2014

D.C. General shelter residents say security rules are often flouted
The Washington Post
March 27, 2014

Reinventing Skid Row: When hipsters met the homeless, and made a new downtown L.A.
March 5, 2014

Fort Lauderdale homeless program accepts its first tenants
The Sun Sentinel
March 4, 2014

Are Tiny Houses the Key to Fighting Homelessness?
YES! Magazine
February 24, 2014

116 families benefit from housing blitz
The Richmond Times-Dispatch
February 18, 2014

Coalition Launches Campaign To End Chronic Homelessness In D.C. By 2017
January 30, 2014

In 100 days, more than 500 Virginia families get homes
The Washington Post
January 26, 2014

Charlotte mothers, children grateful for mattress on Salvation Army shelter floor
The Charlotte Oberserver
December 16, 2013

New Approach can end hunger and homelessness in our communities
Wausau Daily Herald
December 13, 2013

Tales from the streets: Homelessness has fallen. But will it stay low?
The Economist
December 7, 2013

ID homeless to end homelessness
The Virginia-Pilot
November 29, 2013

Big Decline Seen in Homelessness
Affordable Housing Finance
November 26, 2013

Medicaid Expansion Faces Major Logistical Challenges Among the Homeless
The New York Times
November 24, 2013

Homelessness drops for the fourth straight year
November 22, 2013

Number Of Homeless Declines Again, But Gains Aren't Universal
Wisconsin Public Radio
November 21, 2013

Hawaii lawmaker pounded for taking sledgehammer to homelessness
Fox News
November 20, 2013

California campground for the homeless is forced to shut down
Los Angeles Times
November 15, 2013

Not the typical face of homelessness, families face unique challenges
Shreveport Times
November 4, 2013

The Working-Class Crisis: What People Earn Doesn't Cover What Housing Costs
The Atlantic Wire
October 22, 2013

Families With Kids Go Homeless as U.S. Rents Exceed Pay: Economy
Bloomberg News
October 18, 2013

INSIGHT-Largely out of sight, U.S. budget sequester still cuts deep
September. 28, 2013

Apartments Rise as Shelter Option in New York City
The Wall Street Journal
September 12, 2013

Finding A Housing Refuge
KCUR 89.3 (NPR Affiliate)
September 11, 2013

This chart shows why $270 billion in housing aid hasn’t solved homelessness
USA Today
Sept. 4, 2013

U.S. homelessness has declined since 2005 despite a recession and weak jobs recovery
USA Today
September 3, 2013

New Orleans has been housing more than 2 homeless people a day for months
The Washington Post
August 30, 2013

The Astonishing Decline of Homelessness in America...and why this quiet trend is about to reverse itself
The Atlantic
August 26, 2013

Combatting Homelessness
WWL FM 105.3 (New Orleans)
August 7, 2013

SF struggles to help ex-homeless thrive off streets
San Francisco Chronicle
August 5, 2013

Hawaii offers homeless one-way tickets
CNN - Outfront Erin Burnett
August 2, 2013

Why homeless kids are harder to count
Market Place (NPR)
July 30, 2013

More money leads to even more money for homelessness programs
Stars and Stripes
July 23, 2013

Tampa charity Starting Right, Now to modify lawsuit policy
Tampa Bay Times
July 8, 2013

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County experience critical shortage of public housing
June 28, 2013

Anti-Discrimination Legislation Protects The Homeless In Connecticut
Mint Press News
June 15, 2013

Why States Are Using Welfare to Pay for Housing
April 29, 2013

Chronic and Veteran Homelessness Declined in 2012
April 16, 2013

Nationwide, Permanent Supportive Housing Makes a Dent in Homelessness
Voice of San Diego
April 10, 2013

U.S. homeless numbers expected to rise as spending cuts deepen
The Guardian
April 9 2013

Homeless population declines, but many remain on the edge, experts say
Cincinnati Enquirer
April 9, 2013

Wyoming struggles to develop plan to address homelessness
Casper Star Tribune
March 31, 2013

The Shelter turmoil puts 'everything on the table,' including relocation
Tallahassee Democrat
March 17, 2013

Op-ed: Don’t evict kids from foster care at the age of 18
The Seattle Times
March 14, 2013

Federal cuts could hit low-income renters in Rapid City
Rapid City Journal
March 14, 2013

Sequestration Puts Rental Assistance Programs In Jeopardy
The Huffington Post
March 2, 2013

A chance to end homelessness in Virginia
Richmond Times-Dispatch
March 4, 2013

5 ways to end youth homelessness
February 27, 2013

Denver homeless shelters need better exit strategy, alliance concludes
The Denver Post
February 26, 2013

Renters with Worst-Case Housing Needs Surge
Affordable Housing Finance
February 22, 2013

Op-ed: Innovate to end youth homelessness
The Seattle Times
February 20, 2013

Shelters seeing more elderly homeless
The Witchita Eagle
February 9, 2013

Is There A Solution To Homelessness?
News 88.9 KPR
January 28, 2013

As domestic violence forces women, children into homelessness, shelters work to help
Deseret News
January 25, 2013


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