News & Resources

This blog provides access to archived SHP eNewsletters featuring announcements about new resources, training events, and funding opportunities, links to new podcasts from the SHP team, TA Questions on the intersections of gender-based violence and housing, and recordings of past webinars.

This session will focus on the link between sexual violence and housing; how housing insecurity and homelessness impact survivors of sexual violence, and how this has changed during COVID-19; and what survivors need around housing that sexual assault programs don’t typically provide.

FEMA funds through the CARES Act relief package are a critical source of funding to ensure short term safe housing options for survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and human trafficking during COVID-19. During this Special Topic session, Traci L.

Emergency transfers are a main way to ensure safety in housing for survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence, dating violence and stalking.

Mobile advocacy is an effective and evidence-based approach that allows people receiving services to choose the meeting place that’s safe and convenient for them.

Join us to learn about how housing programs serving families are building resilience and navigating the impacts and demands of sheltering in place. Topics include: Handling homeschooling requirements, social distancing, lack of computers and other technology, and limited staff, as well as support

This webinar is designed to provide tools and information for homeless/housing program staff. Topics include DV dynamics, how a survivor's risk analysis factors into decisions about staying or separating, and how staff can navigate their responsibilities to both members of the household with increased safety as the goal.

Members of the Consortium TA team presented on eviction moratoriums in the time of COVID-19 and shared what advocates need to know.

In ordinary times, many victim services programs use hotel and motel stays to stretch capacity, accommodate households who need to opt out of community shelter models, and as a bridge to imminent shelter openings. How can hotel and motel stays be effectively employed during the COVID-19 pandemic? This webinar features presenters from Iowa programs who are using this strategy as part of their pandemic response.

Members of the Consortium TA team, along with special guests, discuss the direct spending bill passed by Congress in response to the coronavirus pandemic -- including the $12 billion in funding for HUD programs.

HUD’s Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs (SNAPS) invited homeless assistance providers and their partners to participate in an Office Hours session to discuss COVID-19 planning and response.