Connecting Older Adults to Housing: Examining Disparities

  • January 31, 2023
  • |Publications, Data and Graphics

A new report from the Alliance’s Homelessness Research Institute analyzes 2018 data from the Vulnerability Index Service Prioritization Decision Assistance Tool to examine the different ways in which older adults exit homelessness; identify disparities in types of exits by shelter […]

Increasing Latino Homelessness—What’s Happening, Why, and What to Do About It

  • January 24, 2023
  • |Publications, Data and Graphics

This brief analyzes data from the 2022 PIT Count, examines the factors leading to an increase in Latino homelessness, and looks towards policy solutions at the federal and local levels. It also notes program changes that local Continuums of Care […]

State of Homelessness: 2023 Edition

  • September 27, 2022
  • |Publications, Data and Graphics

The current edition of this report analyzes available data on homelessness for 2022 and over time. Key facts and data points include: Homelessness has been on the rise since 2017, experiencing an overall increase of 6 percent. In 2022, counts […]

Rising Rents and Inflation Are Likely Increasing Low-Income Families’ Risk of Homelessness

  • June 17, 2022
  • |Publications, Data and Graphics

Rising rents and persistent inflation increase the risk for people becoming homeless and serve as barriers to people who are trying to exit homelessness. In a 2020 study, researchers at the U.S. Government Accountability Office estimated that “a $100 increase […]

Using EHVs to Get People Housed: Focus Group Discussions on Challenges and Current Strategies

  • April 26, 2022
  • |Publications, Data and Graphics

A new research brief from the Alliance’s Homelessness Research Institute explores the progress and challenges that Continuums of Care and Public Housing Authorities have faced in putting these vouchers to use, and the strategies that are currently in play to […]

Pressure Points Resource Series

  • April 14, 2022
  • |Data and Graphics

The Pressure Points resource series is intended to highlight key, continuously evolving strategies and practices for ending homelessness, and provide guidance and clarity to help communities execute them more effectively.

Rapid Re-Housing Works

  • March 23, 2022
  • |Publications, Data and Graphics

Rapid Re-Housing is a solution to homelessness designed to help individuals and families to quickly exit homelessness and return to permanent housing. It is offered without preconditions (such as employment, income, absence of criminal record, or sobriety) and the resources […]

Exploring the Potential Impacts of COVID-19 Emergency Housing Resources

  • January 18, 2022
  • |Data and Graphics

A new interactive tool produced by the Alliance’s Homelessness Research Institute can help communities revisit their ERA and EHV targeting strategies to recognize the potential of fully taking advantage of this once-in-a-generation opportunity. This data visualization is based on homeless […]

What Happened After Congress Invested in Emergency Housing Vouchers: A Survey of Homeless Services Providers

  • December 2, 2021
  • |Publications, Data and Graphics

Written by: Joy Moses Additional Contributors: Jackie Gardner and Julie Pagaduan The most recent legislation, the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), became law in March 2021 and included $5 billion in new investments for Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHVs), targeting people […]

Millions of Americans Are Housing Insecure: Rent Relief and Eviction Assistance Continue to Be Critical

  • November 9, 2021
  • |Publications, Data and Graphics

Written By Julie Pagaduan | November 9, 2021 Among the most striking results were the responses from August 18 – 30, 2021 (week 36 of the survey), when the federal eviction moratorium ended, indicating that nearly half of adult renters […]