Coronavirus and Homelessness

People experiencing homelessness are uniquely vulnerable to contracting COVID-19, and to experiencing harsher effects of the virus. These effects disproportionately impact people of color, and the following resources should be implemented with a racial equity lens.

COVID-19 Online Learning Series

Jointly developed by staff at the National Alliance to End Homelessness and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council, the Learning Series offers training and support for homeless service providers during COVID-19.

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A Framework for COVID-19 Homelessness Response

Responding to the Intersecting Crises of Homelessness and COVID-19: guidance on how homelessness systems can leverage the CARES Act and approval of other funding sources.

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COVID-19 Federal Resource Guideline Series

A collection of documents that explain which federal resources for COVID-19 homelessness response are available, how the funds can be used, and how to apply for them.


COVID-19 Webinar Series

View all webinar content and takeaways from the Alliance's webinar series on COVID-19 and homelessness response.

COVID-19 Webinar Series

Federal Guidance

Resources from CDC, HUD and other federal agencies can help coordinate and improve homeless system response to COVID-19.

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COVID-19 Research

The latest developments on COVID-19 and homelessness.

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Local and National Resources

Federal and local policy responses regarding COVID-19 and homelessness.

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Practice Resources

Tools and resources for the homeless services field to adapt service delivery during COVID-19.

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