Breaking News in Supportive Housing: Building for all: Nonprofit and developer team up for hybrid approach to housing crisis ...The housing crisis in San Francisco has, if nothing else, prompted developers to think outside the box.....
New Resources - For Professionals
From the CBPP
- Center on Budget and Policy Priorities - Updated Facts Sheets: Rental Assistance and Voucher Fact Sheet. The CBPP has released two new housing fact sheets with updated data on federal rental assistance by state. The first covers all federal rental assistance programs, the other covers Housing Choice Vouchers. New Jersey fact sheets can be viewed here Federal Rental Assistance and Housing Choice Voucher.
- TAC (Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc.) - NHTF (National Housing Trust Fund) is a new tool to address the affordable housing crisis facing people with disabilities. This TAC reports illustrates "Creating New Integrated Permanent Supportive Housing Opportunities for ELI Households." Click here to read the report.
Please sign our petition today - Thanks to NAMI NJ's efforts at their recent walk they put SHA over the 1,000 signatures we needed!
But we are not done yet....there continues to be more signatures coming in from various sources. We will deliver these and all signatures to Govenor Christie and legislators. Please continue to pass the word and ask your contacts to sign our petition today!!!
Click here to sign
Opening 1,000 Doors
2016 NJ Budget Campaign for State Rental Vouchers
SHA is working with its members, families and consumers this budget season to urge our elected leaders to increase rental vouchers for very low income people with disabilities in NJ who need subsidies to be able to rent affordable housing units. Please read our message and join our campaign by signing the online petition by clicking here.
SHA Members Resource: SHA Meeting Presentations
Click here to access presentation and other membership meeting materials shared at SHA Membership meetings
Click here to access presentation materials from the 2014 NJ Supportive Housing Conference
Next Membership Meeting – June 3rd - 10 AM - 1 PM (networking 9 - 10 AM) -
Special Treat - 9 AM Networking
Selective Insurance will host our Early-Bird Networking Coffee Klatch. Hot steaming coffee with breakfast rolls.
Agenda will include:
An Introduction to Managed Care
Representatives from managed care organizations will present their roles and responsibilities under Managed Long Term Services and Supports (MLTSS). Other aspects of managed care and potential partnerships with the supportive housing industry will be discussed during Q&A.
Affordable Housing Plans and Access to Municipal Housing Trust Funds
Update from The Fair Share Housing Center
DMHAS Update - Valerie Mielke
Policy/Legislative Update - Arnold Cohen
The Mary Roebling Building, 20 West State Street, Room 219, Trenton NJ
Thank you to the following for speaking at our April 1st meeting:
Courtenay Mercer, NJ Director, Regional Plan Association
Arnold Cohen, Director of Policy, Housing and Community Development Network/NJ
Elaine Katz, Senior Vice President for Grants and Communications, Kessler Foundation
Patty Cullinane, Director of Workforce Development, NJ Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Next SHA Developers Group Meeting
July 13th - Lawrence
Project Freedom, 1 Freedom Boulevard, Lawrence, NJ 08648