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Resources by Audience: Researcher/Student

Are you a researcher or a student looking for facts and statistics on homelessness? Would you like to review the findings of recent studies?

Researcher/Student Resources for Topic "Homeless Facts and Figures"

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HUD icon Introductory Guide to the Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) Oct 2010 This guide covers the criteria and reporting requirements for participating in the AHAR, the process for entering and submitting the AHAR data via HUD�s Homelessness Data Exch....  More
Other Federal icon Rural Homelessness: Better Collaboration by HHS and HUD Could Improve Delivery of Services in Rural Areas Jul 2010 This report provides information about rural homelessness issues, based in significant part on work in rural areas within six selected states. Specifically, the report address....  More
HUD icon The Fifth Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress Jun 2010 This report is intended for policymakers, planners, and service providers who seek current homelessness data to help them respond to the needs of the nation's homeless populat....  More
HUD icon Fourth Quarterly Homelessness Pulse Project Report May 2010 This report is intended to help HUD, policymakers, and other interested parties, gain a better understanding of the impact of the current economic crisis on homelessness, as i....  More
Other Federal icon Runaway and Homeless Youth Grants: Improvements Needed in the Grant Award Process May 2010 This report examines (1) grant announcements and application requirements, (2) technical assistance for grant applicants, (3) how grant award decisions are made, and (4) notif....  More
HUD icon Costs Associated with First-Time Homelessness for Families and Individuals Mar 2010 This research report is intended case managers, CoC administrators, program directors, and researchers interested in learning about the costs associated with the use of homele....  More
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HUD icon Third Quarterly Homelessness Pulse Project Report Jan 2010 This report is intended to help HUD, policymakers, and other interested parties, gain a better understanding of the impact of the current economic crisis on homelessness, as i....  More
HUD icon Second Quarterly Homelessness Pulse Project Report Sep 2009 This report is intended to help HUD, policymakers, and other interested parties, gain a better understanding of the impact of the current economic crisis on homelessness, as i....  More
HUD icon First Quarterly Homelessness Pulse Project Report Jul 2009 This report is intended to help HUD, policymakers, and other interested parties, gain a better understanding of the impact of the current economic crisis on homelessness, as i....  More
HUD icon The Fourth Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress Jul 2009 This report is intended for policymakers, planners, and service providers who seek current homelessness data to help them respond to the needs of the nation's homeless populat....  More
HUD icon The Fourth Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress - Summary of Findings Jul 2009 This summary of the 2008 AHAR is intended for policymakers, planners, and service providers who seek current homelessness data to help them respond to the needs of the nation'....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon A Status Report on Hunger and Homelessness in America's Cities: 2006 Dec 2008 This report on hunger and homelessness in America's cities is intended for program directors of homeless programs, researchers, and other interested parties. For the 2008 repo....  More
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HUD icon The Third Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress Jul 2008 The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is pleased to present to Congress the 2007 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR). This is the third report in a s....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon Homeless Older Adults Strategic Plan Mar 2008 With home foreclosures on the rise and fewer public service dollars available, homeless older adults (62+) are among the fastest growing and most vulnerable homeless populatio....  More
HUD icon The Second Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress Mar 2008 The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is pleased to present this second national report to Congress on homelessness in America. The second AHAR makes use....  More
HUD icon Toward Understanding Homelessness: The 2007 National Symposium on Homelessness Research Sep 2007 The Departments of Health and Human Services and Housing and Urban Development have jointly posted the following report to their respective websites: Toward Understanding Home....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon A Research Agenda for Ending Homelessness Jun 2007 This Research Agenda was developed in order to better inform government agencies, philanthropic organizations, and other funders about research questions that will help move p....  More
HUD icon Affordable Housing Needs 2005: Report to Congress May 2007 This report is provides an annual compilation of worst case housing needs in the United States. The report provides estimates as to the number of families and individuals who....  More
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HUD icon Report to Congress: HUD's Strategy for Homeless Data Collection, Reporting and Analysis May 2007 This report focuses on concerns about data quality and usage issues. They are important because as communities generate more valid data, they will be able to facilitate analys....  More
HUD icon The First Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress Feb 2007 This report is intended for policymakers, planners, and service providers who seek current homelessness data to help them respond to the needs of the nation's homeless populat....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon Homelessness Counts Jan 2007 Using local point-in-time counts of homeless people to create an estimate of the number of homeless people nationwide, this report lays the groundwork for measuring efforts to....  More
HUD icon National APR Data: Operating Year 2005 Apr 2006 National data is available on program progress and accomplishments achieved during operating year 2005. This data was compiled from Annual Progress Reports submitted by grante....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon A Dream Denied: The Criminalization of Homelessness in U.S. Cities Jan 2006 This report is the National Coalition for the Homeless� (NCH) fourth report on the criminalization of homelessness and the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty�s (NLC....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon Homeless in America, Part Two: A Statistical Reader Jan 2005 This volume will serve as a useful resource for policymakers and service providers who share a commitment to ending family homelessness. The data provided give a detailed des....  More
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HUD icon The Homeless in America: A Profile Based on the First Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) Jan 2005 The Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) is a national report to Congress on the extent and nature of homelessness in America. The AHAR uses data from Homeless Management....  More
HUD icon HOPWA Report to Congress - August 2003 Aug 2003 The report is developed to respond to House Appropriations Committee Report 108-235, filed to accompany H.R. 2861, the Department of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Dev....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon Homelessness: Key Findings and Grantmaking Strategies Jun 2002 This report is intended for researchers and advocacy groups seeking in-depth information on homelessness. It also strategies for preventing homelessness, housing the homeless,....  More
Other Federal icon Homelessness: Improving Program Coordination and Client Access to Programs Mar 2002 Testimony before the Subcommittee on Housing and Transportation, Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs U.S. Senate. 15-page document in support of the consolidatin....  More
Other Federal icon The 1996 National Survey of Homeless Assistance Providers and Clients: Faith-Based and Secular Non-Profit Programs Mar 2002 This study examines data from the 1996 National Survey of Homeless Assistance Providers and Clients (NSHAPC) to determine more thoroughly the role faith-based programs play in....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon New Strategies and Collaborations Target Homelessness Jan 2002 Homelessness is back in the news, and is receiving increased attention from policy makers. Some communities have experienced a surge in homelessness, attributed to the slowing....  More
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Non-Governmental Organization icon What Will it Take to End Homelessness? Sep 2001 This brief is based on the Urban Institute Press Book, Helping America's Homeless: Emergency Shelter or Affordable Housing?  More
HUD icon National Evaluation of the HOPWA Program - January 2001 Jan 2001 The evaluation examined how the housing needs of persons living with HIV/AIDS are being met through HOPWA program; what barriers exist to addressing those needs; coordination....  More
HUD icon Report to Congress: Measuring "Need" for HUD's McKinney-Vento Homeless Competitive Grants Jan 2001 This report reviews how HUD administratively implements the statutorily based need selection criteria for competitively rating projects seeking McKinney-Vento funding. It cont....  More
HUD icon Homelessness: Programs and the People They Serve Dec 1999 This report is intended for researchers and advocates seeking information on homeless assistance programs throughout the country. It includes highlights from surveys of 76 geo....  More
Other Federal icon Homelessness: Programs and the People They Serve: Technical Report Sep 1999 This report provides a national baseline for the nature and extent of homelessness. This technical report presents findings of the National Survey of Homeless Assistance Prov....  More
Other Federal icon Practical Lessons: The 1998 National Symposium on Homelessness Research Sep 1998 This collection of research papers is intended for researchers, Contiuum of Care (CoC) administrators, and policymakers seeking information on topics related to homelessness.....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon Web of Failure: The Relationship Between Foster Care and Homelessness Mar 1995 The purpose of this project is to examine the connection between foster care and homelessness and to determine whether or not there is an over-representation of people with a....  More
HUD icon Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Programs Jan 1995 This report synthesizes the findings of six evaluations of homeless programs administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The report responds to....  More
HUD icon National APR Data: Operating Year 2006 National data is now available on program progress and accomplishments achieved during operating year 2006. This data was compiled from Annual Progress Reports submitted by gr....  More
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