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Rural Resource Guide: Affordable Housing and Recovery in Rural Communities

The Housing Assistance Council's new Rural Resource Guide: Affordable Housing and Recovery in Rural Communities is an effort towards assisting local rural organizations with proper resources. While many across the U.S. are facing substance use disorder (SUD) and opioid misuse, housing is essential to addressing the epidemic. The guide is meant as a resource to housing practitioners looking to help provide homes to individuals affected by SUD.
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Applying for HUD Rural Funding: Recording Available

More than 600 people registered and 300 attended an information session on Thursday, June 30, 2022 about first-of-its kind funding to address rural homelessness from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The recording, PowerPoint handout, audio, and transcript is available from the webinar.
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New Strategies to Help Unhoused Persons Webinar Materials

This presentation offers new strategies to help unhoused persons. Dr. Richardson reviews current statistics, identifies root causes, offers a description of life without a home, highlights persons with lived experience, and discusses new strategies that work to help those struggling without a home.
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HUD Commits $54.5 Million to Rural Housing and Social Supports

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced a broad, new initiative to connect individuals and families to housing, health care, and supportive services. Total funding of $322 million is a supplement to HUD’s Continuum of Care (CoC) Program, with $43 million for incremental housing vouchers for at-risk households, and $54 million set aside for projects in rural areas.
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Vulnerable Populations: Weathering the Pandemic Storm

This article discusses specific hardships that vulnerable populations face during the COVID-19 pandemic. The vulnerable populations covered in this article include people experiencing homelessness, people who are incarcerated, and people with opioid use disorder.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Specific Resources

The JBS RCORP-TA team have collated a number of resources to assist grantees during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Currently, these resources are collected in an Excel spreadsheet for grantees to download resources of their choosing. In the coming weeks, each resource will be included in the RCORP-TA Resource Portal as an individual resource.
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Generations United: Grandfamilies.org

Generations United's National Center on Grandfamilies works to enact policies and promote programs to help grandfamilies address challenges.
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