Reform Rapid Re-housing Now to Increase Housing Stability

Posted on Aug 30, 2017 in Action Alert, Advocates, Benefits, Clients, DC Budget, DC Policies and Plans, Homelessness, Housing, Human Rights, Justice, Law, People, Poverty, Shelter, Wealth Gap | 2 comments

The bill is scheduled for mark-up by the Committee on Human Services on September 20.  Now is the time for the Council to act to improve this program and ensure that all families in DC have a safe, stable place to call home. 

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DC’s Progressive Values Must Guide Its Homeless Services Policies

Posted on Aug 9, 2017 in Action Alert, Advocates, Clients, DC Budget, DC Policies and Plans, Homelessness, Housing, Human Rights, Justice, Law, People, Poverty, Shelter, Wealth Gap | 0 comments

Amendments to the HSRA should be evaluated through the lens of our values as a progressive city. Stay tuned for spotlights on different parts of the legislation, stories from affected community members and ways to get involved in this advocacy.

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