Resources & Reports

Out of Reach 2018

Out of Reach documents the gap between renters’ wages and the cost of rental housing in the United States.

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Resources & Reports

Connecticut Counts: Report on Homelessness in Connecticut 2018

An annual report on Connecticut’s efforts to end homelessness. Since 2007, homelessness in the state has declined 25%.

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Shirlene Stoven, 81, organized her fellow senior housing residents in the Applewood mobile home park in Midvale, Utah, and formed Applewood Homeowners Cooperative. They fended off developers and were able to work with the city and nonprofits to buy the land their homes sit on.
Melville in the News

Tiny Houses Alone Can’t Solve the Housing Crisis. But Here’s What Can

YES! Magazine takes an in-depth look at the housing affordability crisis and solutions popping up in cities and towns across the country.

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NPR/WNPR on homelessness

HUD Unveils Plan To Increase Rent On Millions Receiving Federal Housing Assistance

by | April 26, 2018

HUD Secretary Ben Carson wants Americans living on housing assistance to put more of their income toward rent and he wants to give public housing authorities the ability to impose work requirements on tenants.

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Blog Posts

Missed Opportunities: LGBTQ Youth Homelessness in America

by | April 25, 2018

Chapin Hall just released the most comprehensive study on LGBTQ youth homelessness to date. Megan Gibbard Kline, Director of A Way Home America, shares how we can use this new data to change these sobering stats.

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NPR/WNPR on homelessness

California’s Housing Crisis: Working But On The Brink Of Homelessness

by | April 16, 2018

In expensive West Coast cities like Los Angeles, there’s a growing number of working people living on the margins — one crisis away from living on the streets due to soaring rents and housing prices.

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Blog Posts

Secure Jobs Connecticut: Caitlin and Justin

by | March 19, 2018

[VIDEO] Meet Caitlin and Justin, two of the incredibly creative and compassionate frontline staff of Secure Jobs Connecticut.

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