Tag: homelessness

January 20, 2021

What a Biden administration means for homelessness in Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (Jan. 20, 2021) -- As the Biden administration formally begins its stewardship of the country, ECHO is encouraged by the incoming...
December 11, 2020

Fiercely Focused: Austin Youth Collective (AYC)

AUSTIN, Texas (Dec. 11, 2020) -- The Austin Youth Collective (AYC), a group of young adults with lives expertise of homelessness, brings a unique...
October 29, 2020

The intersection of disabilities, employment, and homelessness in Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (October 29, 2020) -- People with disabilities in Austin and Travis County face significant hurdles to gainful employment; many of...
September 15, 2020

Op-ed: We need rent relief now to prevent a wave of homelessness

AUSTIN, Texas (September 15, 2020) -- Our community, our state, and our nation need rent relief now on the federal level to prevent a new wave of...
August 27, 2020

Fiercely Focused: Sunrise Homeless Navigation Center

AUSTIN, Texas (August 27, 2020) -- A lot of places that provide direct services for people experiencing homelessness scaled back or closed down due...