News & Updates

June 24, 2015

Guest Blogger Emily Buzzell: How Coordinated Entry and Housing First Work Together to Connect Individuals with Homes

Khalid immigrated to the US from Egypt about 20 years ago. He was homeless, and no one knew for sure how long he had lived in D.C.

June 15, 2015

Housing First Is Ending Veteran Homelessness in New York 

Since adopting the Housing First model, the Department of Veterans Affairs has made remarkable progress in ending Veteran homelessness.

June 4, 2015

Guest Blogger Richard Cho: Housing First Is About Changing Systems

I must make a confession. When I first came to Washington to work for USICH, I was a bit skeptical about how sold the Federal government was on Housing First.

May 11, 2015


Carpenter's Church Minister Chad Wheeler Shows that Housing First Helps the Whole Community

I was so excited by Carpenter’s Church’s Housing First video that I decided to talk with Chad Wheeler to learn more about the program in