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Interagency Council on Homelessness

Democratic Legislators: Making Veterans a Priority Every Day

Michael Sargeant | Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics
Michael Sargeant

Supporting our veterans is not cheap; it involves a real investment in both policy and budget priorities. But our veterans put our country first and stepped up, and on this Memorial Day, state legislators of both parties need to be standing up for veterans with real resources as well.

Did America's 10-Year Plan To End Homelessness Work?

Joel John Roberts | Posted 06.02.2012 | Home
Joel John Roberts

So many plans and so many end-dates, both past and future. Did chronic homelessness in America end in 2012? No. Was the ten year plan to end homelessness a failure? No.

Barbara Poppe and Laura Zeilinger From Interagency Council on Homelessness

Mark Horvath | Posted 04.28.2012 | Impact
Mark Horvath

I know that our current system of fighting homelessness is broken. I also know we can end homelessness by all of us working together and working smarter.

The Federal Plan to End Homelessness: An Important Step Forward

Maria Foscarinis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Maria Foscarinis

While the goals of the plan are admirable, I can't help but think the council missed a key opportunity: to affirm that housing is indeed a human right.

D.C. Rounding Up The Homeless For Inauguration

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

From the steam grates of Pennsylvania Avenue to the porticoes of the city's grand buildings, homeless Washingtonians who live inside the nation's tigh...