Last month, the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed a statement of interest in the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon explaining that a city’s decision to restrict a church’s distribution of meals to people who are homeless or hungry may have substantially burdened religious exercise under the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA).
This month, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) publish a proposed a rule in the Federal Register, which, if finalized, would require public housing agencies (PHAs) to provide tenants with written notification at least 30 days before filing for eviction due to nonpayment of rent in court.
The Biden-Harris administration recently made two announcements that demonstrate its commitment to advancing health equity by addressing social determinants and creating a more integrated approach to health care and social services.
The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is pleased to announce a new collaboration with Kaiser Permanente, a leader in the cross-sector and cross-system work to address homelessness and improve access to affordable housing.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently announced new resources, technical assistance, and regulatory flexibilities to support their efforts to address homelessness, particularly among youth, people in unsheltered settings, and people in rural areas.