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Investing in proven solutions is a key premise of Opening Doors. The commitment to end homelessness compels communities to focus their resources on solutions that work, while encouraging well-designed innovations for continuous improvement.

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USICH Releases 2015 Amendment to Opening Doors: Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness

June 22, 2015                        …

Veterans Experiencing Homelessness a ‘stain on our nation’

By Michelle Obama and Jill Biden Right now, in communities across our nation, there are…

Matthew Doherty Named Executive Director of U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness

Washington – U.S. Secretary…

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08/26/15 - Good News from Philadelphia: Coordinated Services Produce Results

Army Veteran Thomas Green struggled with…

08/21/15 - Country Girl Tackles Homelessness and the DC Metro as USICH Intern

By Mel Sullivan Let…

08/14/15 - Project 25: Saving Money While Saving Lives

By Kris Kuntz Last week my friend Jeanine passed away. She was found unconscious in…

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Developing Local Coordinated Entry Systems is Hard but Necessary Work

A Message from Laura Green Zeilinger One of the most important recent developments from our…

2014 PIT Count Data Shows Progress across All Populations: Four Years after Launching Opening Doors, Data Points to Clear Success

A Message from Laura Green Zeilinger Today, HUD released new data from the 2014…

Spotlight on Solutions: Tailored Interventions and Assistance for Families

Ending homelessness among families and children is…

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Keynote address by HHS Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell to the National Health Care for the Homeless Council Conference

Secretary Burwell serves as Vice Chair of USICH and delivered these remarks on May 7, 2015…

Approaching Homelessness from a Human Rights Perspective

Remarks delivered by Liz Osborn, USICH Management and Program Analyst, at the U.S. Department of…

Collective Impact Works

Remarks delivered by Laura Green Zeilinger, USICH Executive Director, at Ballard Spahr’s National Housing Symposium…

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Non-Time-Limited Housing for Youth

As communities work to coordinate a comprehensive approach to ending youth homelessness by 2020, creating…

Breaking the Cycle of Veteran Incarceration and Homelessness

There is a high prevalence of criminal justice system-involvement among Veterans experiencing homelessness, with some…

The Supportive Housing Opportunities Planner (SHOP) Tool: Setting a Path to End Chronic Homelessness Locally

The Obama Administration is committed to ending chronic homelessness nationally in 2017. Achieving this goal…

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