December 14, 2011

Encouraging news for the fight against homelessness

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Yesterday, in a joint press call with Department of Labor Secretary Hilda Solis and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, HUD Secretary Donovan announced this year’s “Point -in-Time” count, which captures the scope of homelessness on any given night in America. The Secretary was glad to share the news that homelessness has gone down […]

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December 8, 2011

HUD Hosts First-Ever Summit for LGBT Seniors

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Yesterday, The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration on Aging, and the National Center for Lesbian Rights held a first-ever national summit on LGBT seniors at HUD’s headquarters.  The day-long event included LGBT community workers, advocates and speakers from across the nation. The summit’s goals […]

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December 1, 2011

Daily Housing News Round-up

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Home of the day: The 2011 Winner of the Solar Decathalon, from Team Maryland     Housing news:   Mississippi community opens affordable housing units.   Columbia, MO begins construction of housing complex to shelter homeless youths.   Volunteer Ministry Center in Knoxville, TN wins HUD award.   Chicago to resume providing overnight services to […]

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