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December 8, 2021

Join the Austin Youth Collective

Are you a young person with firsthand experience of homelessness? Do you want turn that experience into expertise to improve programs, services, and...
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October 21, 2021

Dig into homelessness data using new dashboard

AUSTIN (Oct. 21, 2021) -- A new dashboard provides direct access for the first time to regularly-updated in-depth homelessness data covering housing...
September 30, 2021

Fiercely Focused: CommUnityCare

AUSTIN -- When the pandemic started, unhoused people faced a lot of questions: Where am I supposed to isolate? Where can I wash my hands now that...
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...