November 24, 2014 On October 31, the City of Houston and the Coalition for the Homeless of Houston/Harris County gathered more than 40 service provider staff members to celebrate a milestone in the implementation of a new service delivery model to better serve our homeless neighbors. In the past few months, 130 individuals have been […]
A delegation from Orlando, Florida visited Houston earlier this fall to learn from our successes in housing our homeless neighbors. Below are some video highlights of that trip. via Rethink Homelessness Florida Looks to Houston for Help in Dealing with Homeless via CW39
The Texas Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) awarded the Houston Housing Authority (HHA) the following awards in April of this year: Media Recognition, Best Newsletter, Best Other Publications, Resident of the Year, and Member of the Year. Texas NAHRO is an organization that promotes quality affordable housing and sustainable […]
In March, 2014, the Houston City Council voted yes to a Resolution of Support for a tax credit application for The Women’s Home Phase II housing project. This affirmative vote helped bring The Women’s Home one step closer to significant funding that will aid in the construction of an additional Permanent Supportive Housing complex for […]
Houston has housed more than 2,800 homeless veterans since January 2012, according to the Coalition for the Homeless of Houston/Harris County. Read more.
August 27, 2014 – USA Today Mental Disorders Keep Thousands of Homeless On Streets Thousands with mental illness end up homeless, but there are approaches that can help out. Part of the USA Today Series, “The Cost of Not Caring” By Rick Jervis
Sunday, August 8, 2014 – Houston Chronicle “Making Chronic Homelessness a Thing of the Past” By Tory Gunsolley
Be sure to watch this video, featuring Houston’s own Mark Thiele of the Houston Housing Authority! Visit the 100,000 Homes Blog for more information on the next challenge in ending homelessness.
July 1, 2014 The Way Home Campaign launched today with support from homeless advocates to provide a solution to homelessness in Houston by 2020, according to a plan proposed by the Houston/Harris County Continuum of Care (CoC). Click here to read the full release.
The Way Home campaign launched today with support from homeless advocates to provide a solution to homelessness in Houston by 2020, according to a plan proposed by the Houston/Harris County Continuum of Care (CoC).