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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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HCH2021 Call for Proposals: Deadline Extended!

The Council continues to accept proposals for the 2021 National HCH Conference and Policy Symposium through November 25. HCH2021 will bring together hundreds of individuals from across the HCH field on May 10-13. Proposals should address an aspect of the conference theme, “EQuality = Equity + Quality in a COVID-Aware World,” and we especially seek proposals that highlight marginalized subpopulations and their experiences.

The Future of Our Health Is Now: Statement on the Elections and the Supreme Court

“Our government has the responsibility to promote the general welfare of all its people. We remain steadfast in our commitment to justice and to a better, more equitable and inclusive society going forward.” –Bobby Watts, CEO of the National HCH Council.

Learn More About the Council in Our 2019-2020 Annual Report

Thank you for your ongoing support of the National Health Care for the Homeless Council! We are proud to share several recent highlights with you in our newly released 2019-2020 Annual Report.

NIMRC Announces Call for Qualifications for Affiliate Consultants

The National Institute for Medical Respite Care (NIMRC), a special initiative of the Council launched in July 2020, is currently extending a call for qualifications to pre-qualify individuals, firms, nonprofit organizations, and academic institutions to serve as Affiliate Consultants. Qualified applicants will help respond to the rapidly expanding demand for expertise to address the needs of existing and start-up medical respite care programs. Learn more about this opportunity on the NIMRC website!

No Justice, No Peace: Our Statement on Racism

There will be no peace in our society until we have achieved justice for everyone. The National HCH Council and our entire community recommit to fighting racism and building a society based on justice, not oppression.

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