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HUD Sending $83.2 Million to Florida Groups Helping the Homeless

13 January 2018, 12:22 | Taylor George

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Man laying with his back to viewer on a park bench. Homeless housing grants in 2017 were more than $2 billion

Nationwide, the department has awarded a record $2 billion to more than 7,300 housing and services programs.

Heartland Alliance and Thresholds, which both focus on connecting people to medical care and permanent housing, were among the recipients in Chicago.

New federal funding is heading to New Jersey to help support efforts to put an end to homelessness in the state.

The aggregate sum awarded to entities within California was $382,566,777 - the largest amount of any state.

In December, the department reported an increase in homelessness across the country, particularly among those experiencing long-term chronic homelessness.

HUD-funded strategies have led to a 22 percent reduction in the homeless population in Western New York since 2010, according to Regional Administrator Lynne Patton.

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Orange County's number of homeless also rose to 4,792 in 2017, up from 4,452 in 2015, according to the 2017 Point-in-Time Count & Survey. In addition, Veteran homelessness increased by 1.5 percent, chronic homelessness increased by 12.2 percent and family homelessness declined by 5.4 percent.

Across the nation, local homelessness planning agencies called "Continuums of Care" will organize volunteers to help count the number of persons located in emergency shelters, transitional housing programs and living unsheltered on the streets.

At least 553,742 people in the USA experienced at least one night of homelessness a year ago, according to HUD.

HUD estimates there were 553,742 persons experiencing homelessness on a single night nationally in 2017, and increase of.7 percent since previous year. That was 0.7 percent higher than in 2016.

Ben Carson announced the money was coming through Continuum of Care grants.



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