Housing News of the Week 1.15.20

Share List Check out the recent news below to see what is happening this week in Housing News. HUD seeks to roll back Obama rule on housing desegregation Associated Press The Trump administration took steps Tuesday to roll back an Obama-era rule intended to ensure that communities confront and address racial segregation in housing, saying…

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Housing News of the Week 12.18.19

Share List Check out the recent news below to see what is happening this week in Housing News. Do housing vouchers serve as an effective safety net? housingmatters.urban.org The project-based Section 8 program is the largest rental assistance program used by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to finance private owners to…

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HOMELESS PERSONS’ MEMORIAL DAY 2019

Share List The National Coalition for the Homeless, the National Consumer Advisory Board and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council encourage communities to host public events on or near December 21 remembering your neighbors who have died homeless in the past year. National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day takes place each year on the…

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Blight to Bright Breakfast – Montgomery County

Share List On December 5, 2019, stakeholders from Montgomery County gathered together to discuss solutions to blight. The presentations from that event are below. Thank you to BB&T Bank for sponsoring this event. Economic Impact of Blight – Presentation Speaker – Andrea Mannino, Senior Advisor, Policy and Practice, Housing Alliance Strategic Code Enforcement – Presentation…

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Housing News of the Week 12.11.19

Share List Check out the recent news below to see what is happening this week in Housing News. On the verge of homelessness, one man’s story highlights limited options for low-income seniors The Morning Call When Benjamin Cross was evicted from the rundown motel room he had called home for nearly seven years, his friends…

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Housing News of the Week 12.4.19

Share List Check out the recent news below to see what is happening this week in Housing News. Human Services Study Finds Positive Effects for Medicaid Recipients with Housing Support MyChesCo Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller announced the findings of a study on the effects of permanent supportive housing programs on long-term…

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HOMES WITHIN REACH 2019 SESSION MATERIALS

Share List Thank you so much for attending Homes Within Reach and making this year’s conference a big success. Part of what makes the conference great is the wide variety of presenters sharing their knowledge and information in the workshop sessions. Every year, we share the information from the presentations, so you can refresh your…

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Housing News of the Week 11.26.19

Share List Check out the recent news below to see what is happening this week in Housing News. Governor Wolf Approves $26.5 Million to Bolster Neighborhoods Berks Weekly Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of $26.5 million in funding through the Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) to promote community participation and collaborations among nonprofits, businesses and…

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Making the Connection

Share List Housing Matters to Health In Pennsylvania’s urban, suburban, and rural communities, a group of individuals bounce from the streets and the woods to emergency shelters and to hospital emergency rooms. They are living with mental illness, opiate and other substance use disorders, and chronic health conditions – never receiving the support they need…

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Housing News of the Week 11.13.19

Share List Check out the recent news below to see what is happening this week in Housing News. City asking public for feedback on needs for HUD funding Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Pittsburgh residents will have five chances in the next two weeks to weigh in on what they want from community development as the city prepares…

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