Category: Equity

September 29, 2021

We must dismantle white male supremacy in homelessness services. Here’s step one.

AUSTIN (Sept. 29, 2021) -- Austin/Travis County’s Homelessness Response System, like so many across the country, is imbued with systemic...
September 15, 2021

New reports highlight racial inequities and the need for more housing

AUSTIN (Sept. 15, 2021) -- A Black Austinite is six times more likely than a white Austinite to experience homelessness, new research from the...
February 26, 2021

White privilege in Austin’s unhoused community

by Alberta Phillips, Chair of the ECHO Board of Directors A blistering winter storm that swept through the state this month left millions of...