Tag: public housing agencies

Ben Carson: HUD Sending More than $8 Million to Help Non-Elderly With Coronavirus

According to HUD, the funds will come “in the form of Mainstream funding vouchers to assist non-elderly populations impacted by coronavirus" which will use “the same rules as other housing choice vouchers but targeted to serve a special population to ensure residents of low-income housing, including those with unique circumstances, receive necessary funding to protect their health and safety against COVID-19.”

Alcee Hastings: Congress Needs More Funds for Homeless in Future Coronavirus Stimulus Bills

As one of the co-chairs of the Congressional Homelessness Caucus, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., is calling on Congress to include more funds for the homeless if it passed a fourth stimulus package responding to the coronavirus pandemic.