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Working to End Homelessness
by Ensuring Health Care and Housing for All

The Council is a membership organization uniting thousands of health care professionals, people with lived experience of homelessness, and advocates in homeless health care. Join us in working to improve care and to eliminate homelessness.

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Registration Is Open for Our 2020 National HCH Conference!

From May 11-14, we’ll explore why EQuality = Equity + Quality at HCH2020! Will you join us? Registration is open! Learn more about the premier conference for clinicians, administrators, consumers, and advocates working at the intersection of homelessness and health care.

New Case Study Explores the Intersections of Homelessness and Human Trafficking

Vulnerable populations are often the targets for trafficking, including people without homes and youth who have run away from home. Our latest case study highlights the work of End Slavery Tennessee and details an example of quality services for individuals with experience of both homelessness and trafficking.

New Fact Sheet Explores Difference in Insurance Coverage for HCH Patients in Medicaid Expansion States and Non-Expansion States

Since 2013, HCH programs in Medicaid expansion states cut their uninsured rate nearly in half—to 23%—while HCH programs in non-expansion states still have 66% of their patients remaining uninsured. Read our new fact sheet to learn more.

Upcoming Webinar: Respite Care Providers' Network Coffee Chat: Addressing Cognitive Impairment in Medical Respite

A growing number of clients are coming to medical respite care with traumatic brain injuries and issues related to cognitive and memory impairment. Learn about treating cognitive impairment in medical respite settings in this free webinar. Join us at 1 p.m. CT on January 30.

Read the Latest NCAB Newsletter: The Consumer Voice

The Winter 2019 edition of the Council’s National Consumer Advisory Board (NCAB) newsletter focuses on mortality related to homelessness, preparing for Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day, a CAB member’s journey from homelessness to peer advocacy, and more.

December Issue of Mobilizer Now Available

Our latest Mobilizer highlights news about the new Executive Director of the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, research on the criminalization of homelessness, community health center funding, and more!

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