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NLIHC: Join a National Call-In Day on July 22 to Lift the Caps!

NLIHC, the Coalition for Human Needs, and other national organizations are hosting a Call-In Day on Monday, July 22 to urge congressional leaders and President Trump to reach an agreement to lift the federal spending caps and fully fund affordable housing programs.

NYT: Only Washington Can Solve the Nation’s Housing Crisis

In recent months America’s affordable housing crisis, a long-simmering issue for people of low and moderate incomes, has burst onto the front page. Rents are rising much faster than income, while the median home price in some 200 cities is $1 million. After a decade of decline, the number of homeless Americans is ticking back up.

Upcoming Events

RI Governor's Commission on Disabilities 2019 Public Forums

Save the Date for the RIGCD Annual Public Forums.

Interfaith Community Pre-Screening of Providence Lost

"Providence Lost," a short nonfiction film, follows a family undergoing an eviction and their subsequent search for a new home. Join faith leaders and community members for a pre-screening of this short film followed by a panel discussion featuring the Trottiers, filmmaker Oscar Dupuy d'Angeac, Brenda Clement (HousingWorks RI) and moderated by Bishop Knisely (Episcopal Diocese of RI).

RI Advocacy Days and Hearings May 2019

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