Newsletters

The Alliance publishes several regular newsletters to help you stay informed about developments at the Alliance, legislative updates, industry news, and other up-to-the-minute highlights from the homelessness and affordable housing fields.

The weekly Alliance Online News newsletter provides updates on news relevant to ending homelessness, including national policy achievements, Alliance events and publications, and information on recent research, successful programs, and national media coverage of the issue.  Other regular Alliance email publications include a periodic Advocacy Updates, and a Quarterly Donor Newsletter.

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Newsletters | September 30, 2014
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced that it would award an additional "surge" of $207 million in funding for a program that serves homeless and at-risk veterans and families. VA had already announced in August that the program, the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program, would receive $300 million to serve 115,000 veterans and their families.
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Newsletters | September 23, 2014
Over the 2012-2013 school year, 1.3 million school children experienced homelessness as defined by the Department of Education, according to statistics released Monday, Sept. 22. About 230,000 school children's primary nighttime residence was an emergency shelter or an unsheltered location. The vast majority of identified students (75 percent) were living in doubled-up situations. An estimated 76,000 were unaccompanied by family.
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Newsletters | September 16, 2014
The Department of Housing and Urban Development today released the Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for $1.83 billion in fiscal year (FY) 2014 funds for the Continuum of Care (CoC) Program, which funds efforts by nonprofits and state and local governments to end homelessness. The funds are being made available under the FY 2013 - FY 2014 CoC Program Competition. The submission deadline is Thursday, Oct. 30 by 7:59:59 p.m. ET.