The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is seeking input on its Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. The message from the USICH: The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is in the process of creating a new Federal Strategic Plan, and we want your input. Please answer some, or all, of the five questions […]
Overall, the State’s Fiscal Year 2022 budget (July, 2021 – June 30, 2022) makes significant investments in housing and homelessness programs. To compare the outcomes with the Network priorities (in concert with our statewide partners), please see this chart. Specifically for our western region, the budget contains a $1 million increase in Safe Havens funding […]
The MA Department of Housing and Community Development issued this notice: DHCD has received an award of 917 Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHV) under the American Rescue Plan. These are tenant-based vouchers available to 1) homeless; 2) at-risk of homelessness; 3) fleeing, or attempting to flee, domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking; […]
Last Friday, June 4, 226 of us from across the Network gathered in a shared Call for Action to prevent and end homelessness in Western Massachusetts. Our state legislators, our mayors, our PARTNERS from across every sector and every county got inspired together to “make the decisions” necessary to end homelessness. You can collect on […]
Our community is showing up! Join the now 250 strong signed on to join together tomorrow June 4 at 10 am to demonstrate our shared commitment to prevent and end homelessness in Western Massachusetts. We will be joined by our state legislators, our mayors, and above all, by all of you, as we learn together […]
The Network’s “Call to Action” 5th Annual Regional Gathering is one week away, next Friday, June 4 at 10 am. We are excited to share this agenda with you which also includes a registration link. Please join us for one hour that will be chock-full of information and inspiration. We have 240 people registered thus […]
You may have already seen our Save the Date and we’re here now with the invitation with our great line-up of speakers! Join us for this energizing “Call to Action” on Friday, June 4 at 10 am. Register here. Can’t wait to see you there!
The Network is pleased to invite you to its 5th annual gathering on June 4, 10 am – 11 am. Please see the flyer attached and the registration link is here. We will bring together our vast community of partners from across the region – our state legislators, state agency leaders, mayors, service providers across every sector […]