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Homelessness

Homelessness should be brief, rare, and nonrecurring.

DC has made record investments in homelessness services in recent years, but it is still not enough. DCFPI works on issues along the homelessness services continuum—from access to shelters to funding for programs such as Permanent Supportive Housing and Targeted Affordable Housing.

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Statement from the DC Fiscal Policy Institute on “Encampments Protection and Public Health and Safety Emergency Amendment Act of 2021.”

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In The News

Planned Truxton Circle encampment evictions delayed

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D.C. Officials And Lawmakers Clash Over Efforts To Clear Homeless Encampments

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Issue Expert

Kate Coventry

Kate Coventry

Senior Policy Analyst

coventry@dcfpi.org

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