Discounted room rates at the host hotel are $209 plus tax and available through July 8, 2016, or until the hotel room block is sold out. Make your reservations now by calling 202-898-9000 and giving the code NAEH, or online.
*Please note that reserving a room at the hotel DOES NOT include registration for the conference.
Subcommittee approves $2.33B in homeless assistance grants
On April 19 the Senate Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) Subcommittee approved its $56.474 billion measure to fund the U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies in fiscal year 2017.
The subcommittee included $2.33 billion for McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Grants, an $80 million increase over FY 2016 funding, but $330 million below the Administration’s proposed FY 2017 level. The full Senate Appropriations Committee is scheduled to markup this bill on April 21.
Housing identification activities for new rapid re-housing providers
by Jen Saunders
In an earlier blog in our Rapid Re-Housing Know-How Series we mentioned the three core components of rapid re-housing: housing identification; rent and move-in assistance; and case management and services. This week we will focus on the first component: housing identification.