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An Interview with Wendy R. Sherman

Wendy R. Sherman was recently appointed President and CEO of the Fannie Mae Foundation, as part of a significant expansion and restructuring that will...

Service-Enriched Housing

Breaking the Cycle of Poverty Through Empowerment In response to the housing crisis in the United States, nonprofit organizations have emerged as major players. Because...

Halfway Home

A transitional housing and treatment center in Newark helps women re-learn how to live As Diane Glauber points out in this issue, transitional housing is...

Building Links

Baltimore's Community Housing Associates provides permanent, supportive, scattered site housing for people with mental illness The mental health community has come to view stable housing...

SHELTER SHORTS

MAYORS, ADVOCATES FEAR CUTS Mayor Edward G. Rendell of Philadelphia is one of the first big-city mayors to cite new state welfare regulations as a...

WASHINGTON NEWS AND VIEWS

Amidst a flurry of last-minute activity on August 2, the recess bell rang at the Capitol, and the House and Senate headed home for...

The Evolution of Supportive Housing

The integration of social services and housing is not a new concept. The services available near our housing have defined our sense of community....

Reform or Cost-Shifting?

It's ironic that a member of the generation that helped create America's social welfare system- a system that lifted half the nation's elderly out...