The SYSTEM Series

  • August 9, 2022
  • |Toolkits and Training Materials

The SYSTEM (Strengthening Your System to Energize Momentum) Series is designed to help communities more effectively end homelessness by providing tools to help communities: Identify areas where they can make the most meaningful improvements to their systems; Continuously execute on […]

Six Themes from the Alliance’s July 2022 Conference

  • August 4, 2022
  • |Publications

After more than two years away from in-person conferences, it was a breath of fresh air to be around so many committed, passionate members of the field for the Alliance’s National Conference on Ending Homelessness in Washington, D.C. The energy […]

Senate Testimony By CEO, Ann Oliva: Opportunities and Challenges in Addressing Homelessness

  • July 28, 2022
  • |Publications

In introductory remarks, committee member Tina Smith (D-MN) outlined the urgency of this moment and the need for this hearing, so that Members of Congress can make strategic and informed decisions on what steps they can take to address the […]

Opening Plenary Remarks from CEO Ann Oliva, 2022 National Conference on Ending Homelessness

  • July 28, 2022
  • |Videos

 Thank you. It feels a bit surreal being up here today. Not just because I have gotten used to seeing so many of you in little zoom boxes, but because this is the first time in my own professional […]

Homelessness Funding for 2023: What’s the Status?

  • July 26, 2022
  • |Publications

I am so happy to be seeing a bunch of you at our conference! Congress is still closed for a lot of group meetings, so we won’t have the usual Capitol Hill Day as part of the conference, but the […]

Opportunities and Challenges in Addressing Homelessness

  • July 22, 2022
  • |Publications

Testimony of Alliance CEO, Ann Oliva, to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs at the “Opportunities and Challenges in Addressing Homelessness” hearing on July 19, 2022. Chairwoman Smith, Ranking Member Rounds, and members of the Subcommittee, my […]

Hope, Resiliency, and Strategic Thinking: Leveraging Our Conference to Help End Homelessness

  • July 18, 2022
  • |Publications

The Alliance’s National Conference on Ending Homelessness in July will be the first in-person conference we’ve held in more than two years. So much has happened since then. First, we’ve been in the midst of a health crisis – the […]

More Jail Time or More Housing?

  • July 8, 2022
  • |Publications

Written by Norm Stamper, Ph.D., Seattle Chief of Police (Ret) To achieve public safety, social justice, and an equitable society, we must disentangle issues of crime from issues of homelessness. Preventing crime, detecting and apprehending those who commit it, and […]

What You Can Expect from the Alliance – And From Me

  • July 5, 2022
  • |Publications

I’ll be honest. When I hung up after getting the call from our Board Co-Chair Jeff Hayward telling me that the Board of the National Alliance to End Homelessness had voted in favor of me being the new CEO, I […]

2022 Unsheltered and Rural Homelessness Supplemental NOFO Resource Series

  • June 30, 2022
  • |Publications

The 2022 Continuum of Care (CoC) Supplemental Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to Address Unsheltered and Rural Homelessness (FR-6500-N-25S) makes $322 million available to help communities address unsheltered and rural homelessness. This represents an extraordinarily important opportunity to reverse course […]