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Vouchers Work: Vouchers the Best Tool to End Homelessness

April 6, 2017

This is the next post in our “Vouchers Work” blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

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Vouchers Reduce Hardship for Homeless Families

Even With Cures Act, Medicaid Remains Vital for Behavioral Health

December 16, 2016

The 21st Century Cures Act, a bipartisan measure that President Obama signed this week, provides small grants to reduce incarceration for people with mental illness and $1 billion to address the opioid crisis.  Nevertheless, Medicaid remains the major funding source for states to treat mental illness and substance use disorders, and plans by the incoming Republican majority to cut...

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