Concerns about HUD homeless systems funding

Housing First works- as long as there is housing available and funding for the accompanying supportive services. HUD needs to rethink current strategy including making dollars available for shelter and short term housing while pushing to expand housing choice vouchers, funding the national housing trust fund, and confront and enforce the law with communities that participate in the criminalization of people experiencing homeless via punitive ordinances and the blocking of affordable housing efforts.

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Keywords: Emergency Shelters, HUD
Categories: Advocacy, Civil Rights, Definition of Homelessness