The Community Alliance for the Homeless has brainstormed an idea and forged strategies to make the homeless get off the streets and afford them with services they really need to stay off the streets.
According to a recent survey, over a thousand homeless are in Memphis and Shelby County. Led by Katie Kitchin, the alliance has found permanent housing for homeless individuals and is and is seeking to house a hundred people.
Federal Programs Related to - Housing, General/Other
Programs that seek to meet the basic shelter needs of the community by providing temporary shelter for people who are in emergency situations, home improvement programs, housing location assistance and a variety of housing alternatives.
Programs that provide supportive services which help people obtain and remain in suitable housing. Housing Search and Information; Housing Search Assistance; Relocation Assistance; Roommate Matching Assistance
Federal Programs Related to - Housing Expense Assistance
Programs that provide immediate cash or loans for people in emergency situations who have insufficient resources to meet their housing related needs. Discounted Utility Services; Electric Bill Assistance; Electric Bills; Energy Bill Assistance; Energy Bills; FHA Loans; Gas Bill Assistance; Gas Bills; Heating Bills; Heating Fuel Bill Assistance; Home Barrier Removal Loans; Home Construction Loans; Home Financing; Home Improvement Loans; Home Loan Programs; Home Purchase Loans; House Payment Assistance; Housing Costs; Housing Down Payment Assistance; Housing Expense Reduction Support; Housing Payments Assistance; Low-Income Home Loans; Mortgage Assistance; Moving Expense Assistance; Rent Assistance; Rental Deposit Assistance; Security Deposit Assistance; Special Purpose Home Loans; Telephone Bill Assistance; Telephone Bills; Utility Bill Payment Assistance; Utility Bills; Utility Bills Assistance; VA Loans; Veteran Home Loans; Water Bill Assistance; Water Bills
Nobel Peace Prize winner, founder of Grameen Bank and chairman, Muhammad Yunus, writes about happiness: That happiness comes from many sources, not as the current economic framework assumes, just from making money.
Community Alliance to End Homelessness in Memphis and Shelby County