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New definition of homeless would give kids more help

Housing & Homelessness

Deseret News (Utah)

Ruth White, executive director of the National Center for Housing & Child Welfare, said the bipartisan Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2014 “restores HUD to its proper role of helping communities prevent and end homelessness for all vulnerable community members.

“After a decade’s worth of harmful, Washington-driven homeless policy that stripped funding from family, domestic violence and youth shelters and services, the HCYA comes not a day too soon.”