Improve the distribution, re-allocation, and ease of access for all housing resources made available through Covid-19 relief packages Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP I and II) and the Emergency Housing Voucher Program.
Actively participate in opportunities to raise awareness for increases in housing programs including:
Maximum funding for HUD permanent Housing programs (preservation, universal vouchers, and public housing capital fund)
Increased attention and funding for HUD’s Section 8 Homeownership Program
Maximum funding for the National Housing Trust Fund
Maximum funding for HUD’s Homeless Assistance Program Funding.
Immediately restore local control, flexibility, ease of access (no wrong door) to the Continuum of Care resources distributed by HUD. Ensure that individuals with lived experience are in a decision-making role at the community level overseeing the distribution of CoC resources.
Americans acknowledge that housing is a human right
All low-income and extremely low-income area people in the US will be able to afford safe, permanent housing by spending no more than 30 percent of their income
Fair housing will be enforced in accessing housing, in zoning, and in access to homeownership
Homeless will be ended and prevented, and everyone will be home.