Five Ways the HEARTH Act Changed Homelessness Assistance

The HEARTH Act accelerated the shift from shelter to Housing First.

What Do We Still Need to Know about Work Requirements in Public Housing Agencies?

Most Chicago Housing Authority residents subject to work requirements were compliant.

Bangor, Maine, Residents Show the Importance of Supporting Each Other’s Economic Goals

Families Forward is an innovative two-generation program operated by BangorHousing, a small public housing authority.

America’s Housing Is Getting More Crowded. How Will That Affect Children?

Living in a crowded home can negatively affect academic performance and physical and mental health.

BangorHousing Shows How Small Housing Authorities Can Be More than Property Managers

There are many stories about housing authorities large and small that fail their tenants. BangorHousing’s story offers a different perspective.

Fighting Housing Discrimination in 2019

Facebook’s approach to housing ads illustrates how housing discrimination continues to evolve.

Dismantling the Harmful, False Narrative That Homelessness Is a Choice

This myth enables apathy and maintains the nation’s status quo of too many people experiencing homelessness in an affordable housing crisis.

Is income inequality a good measure of equity in cities?

Income inequality may be a good measure of equity at the national level, where borders are more rigid and migration is difficult, but it is not as useful at the city level.

What Vermont taught us about fighting food insecurity

Vermont has made strides in tackling childhood hunger, but nearly 19,000 children still face food insecurity.

What does bikeshare trip data reveal about connections across DC neighborhoods?

Bikeshare riders generally travel to neighborhoods that have similar demographics to where they start.