The Housing Solutions Committee of the Interagency Council on Homelessness is responsible for assessing the need for permanent housing resources and identifying gaps. In conjunction with the Strategic Planning Committee, the committee makes recommendations to funders on annual investment priorities. The committee serves as a formal link to broader affordable housing efforts in the community. Efforts include developing strategies to incentivize participation of landlords and developers.
How do we address the issue?
The ICH strategic plan, Homeward DC, plans to end long-term homelessness in D.C.
Nov 20 2017
Mayor Bowser Launches Campaign to Move 400 Families and Individuals into Permanent Housing During the Holiday Season
The citywide campaign aims to place 400 of the District’s most vulnerable households into...
Nov 19 2017
Mayor Bowser Launches “Home for the Holidays” Effort to Place 400 District Homeless Residents in Permanent Housing
This targeted campaign will run through January 15, 2018.
May 19 2017
Mayor Bowser Launches Solid Foundations DC: The District’s Comprehensive Plan to End Youth Homelessness
The Mayor's goal is to end youth homelessness by 2022.
May 10 2017
The Point-in-Time count reflects the number of persons and families experiencing homelessness.