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The Council is a membership organization that connects you with peers, specialists, and resources to eliminate homelessness through health care and housing. Join us if you believe that no one deserves to be homeless, and that we can do something about it.

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New Healing Hands: Treatment Models for Non-Opioid Substance Use Amongst Populations Experiencing Homelessness

The Council’s latest Healing Hands examines treatment models for non-opioid substance use amongst people without homes. A follow-up to our previous issue on the relationship between non-opioid substance use disorder, mental health, and homelessness, this edition focuses on treatment models and pharmacological interventions for non-opioid substance use, including alcohol, methamphetamines, and cocaine. 
This issue of Healing Hands also provides tools … More


Celebrate Those Who Have Overcome Homelessness on the Summer Solstice

Please join the National HCH Council on June 21, 2019, the Summer Solstice—the first day of summer and the longest day of the year—as we celebrate individuals who have overcome incredible challenges to gain housing and affirm our continuing mission to eliminate homelessness.
The Council’s National Consumer Advisory Board (NCAB) is dedicating this Summer Solstice to honor the consumer … More

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