HUD To Give $869K To Prevent Homelessness After Foster Care
The ones having left foster care or are about to leave can receive assistance from HUD via Housing Choice Vouchers.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) made an announcement to give $869,000 to 14 Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) in 10 different states equaling 86 vouchers.
The vouchers are non-competitive and part of the Foster Youth to Independence (FYI) Initiative due to which, the housing choice vouchers are made available to PHAs for young adults who left HUD foster care support between the age of 18-24 or are leaving in the next 90 days and are at high risk of homelessness. HUD also ensures that PHA’s have partnerships with the Public Child welfare agencies.
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United States Interagency Council on Homelessness. “HUD Allocates $869K To Prevent Homelessness After Foster Care”. United States Interagency Council on Homelessness, August 18, 2023,
HUD Allocates $869K to Prevent Homelessness After Foster Care | United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH)
Last Updated: September 20, 2021