The grant will help provide services to people who are living outdoors. The money comes at a time when homelessness is on the rise in CT.
Proposed bills would further fund the state’s homeless response system and establish a right to housing in Connecticut.
The program has $12.5 million in combined state and federal dollars to offer rent assistance to people facing evictions in CT.
The bill would change what housing is counted as ‘affordable,’ potentially exempting towns from the 8-30g affordable housing law.
Towns that agree to zone for more housing near transit stations would have access to money for infrastructure improvements under the plan.
Connecticut tiene un programa que garantiza representación legal gratuita para ciertos inquilinos que están pasando por un desalojo.
Un aviso de desalojo, o un aviso de desalojo de su arrendador no es lo mismo que una orden judicial de desalojo.
La Ley McKinney-Vento es una ley federal. Requiere que todos los niños sin hogar tengan acceso a la educación.
Legislation could address what CT GOP leadership said was too much scrutiny on the Killingly district’s rejection of a mental health center.
CT lawmakers plan to focus on mental health and other issues including more support for educators and preventing sex crimes against children.
Hundreds attended the vigil in Middletown for Quentin Williams and remembered the legislator as an advocate for change and a friend to all.
By preventing evictions or helping tenants obtain additional time to find new housing, Connecticut likely saved between $5.8 and $6.3 million in 2022.
Comments from Democratic leadership and experts signaled that housing and zoning will be major issues of CT’s upcoming legislative session.
Connecticut was nationally lauded for its passage of a law that would implement a baby bonds program. Here’s how the program never got funded.
At least five tenants unions have formed in Connecticut to help renters address issues like maintenance problems, rent raises and evictions.