Tag: Housing

May 28, 2021

Fiercely Focused: Integral Care

AUSTIN, Texas (May 28, 2021) -- Every unhoused person's specific needs are different, but Ruth Ahearn knows one fact remains constant for everyone...
May 14, 2021

Our unhoused population is aging

AUSTIN, Texas (May 14, 2021) – May is Older Americans Month, and right now the research is as clear as ever: The median age of America’s...
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...
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...
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...