Homeless & Crisis Assistance

Homeless & Crisis Assistance

Governor Proclaims January “Everybody Counts!” Month

Point-in-Time Homeless Count Scheduled for January 28th; 40 Counties Statewide to Participate Topeka - January 16, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Supporting a statewide alliance of government agencies, businesses and community organizations gearing up to count Kansas’ homeless population, Governor Kathleen Sebelius has proclaimed January “Everybody Counts!” Month. Sponsored by Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC)

Kansas Statewide Homeless Coalition Hosts Ninth Annual Summit on Homelessness and Housing – October...

Emporia, KS - October 17, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — The Kansas Statewide Homeless Coalition (KSHC) will host the Ninth Annual Summit on Homelessness and...


Foreclosure protection offered to displaced families in 46 counties WASHINGTON - U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Steve Preston today announced HUD will speed federal...

Rental Costs Increasingly “Out of Reach” for Thousands of Kansas Families

Kansas Housing Costs Highlighted in 2007-2008 Housing Affordability Report TOPEKA, KS - The cost of affordable rental housing climbed again in 2007, outpacing the wages...


Senators Press NDAA Conferees to Protect Basic Allowance for Housing

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) joined U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), John Boozman (R-Ark.) and John Tester (D-Mont.) this week in a bipartisan effort to urge the leaders of the Senate and House Armed Services Committee to protect the housing benefits of dual-military families, women and junior members of the Armed Forces.


Southwest Kansas Weatherization Program will have New Service Providers

A twenty- five county region in southwest Kansas will be split and will receive new service providers for the Kansas Weatherization Assistance Program this month. The region had been served by Interfaith Housing Services, Inc. for the previous 9 years.