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As the transformation continues, LeadingAge shares member feedback and recommendations.
Enterprise Community Partners has developed Ready to Respond: Disaster Staffing, a robust and customizable toolkit specifically for multifamily housing providers nationwide.
New research shows that the U.S. senior rental housing crisis will worsen -- even under the best case scenario. Released by Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. and Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS), the study -- Projecting Trends in Severely Cost-Burdened Renters: 2015-2025 -- reports that the number of households spending half their income on rent could rise at least 11 percent, from 11.8 million to 13.1 million by 2025.
On September 10th, 2015 the Non-Defense Discretionary United coalition delivered a letter signed by more than 2,500 groups, including LeadingAge, to Congressional leaders and Committee members urging Congress to end sequestration. The letter urges Congress to reach a bipartisan budget deal, similar to the 2013 Murray-Ryan deal that enacted a two year agreement to raising spending caps on discretionary programs.
Summer is the best time to get congressional staff in Washington D.C. out to visit Section 202 communities. While LeadingAge encourages you all to invite their members of Congress out to visit local affordable housing communities to better understand the value of the programs and the people they serve, the DC-based staff rarely has the opportunity to see LeadingAge members in action.