2023-2024 Advocacy Priorities
Convening a task force on sustainable shelters with key government and private sector stakeholders to establish a more fair and sustainable system for funding shelters.
Illuminating & funding unmet needs – advocating for shelter services for individuals who are medically fragile, deaf, LGTQIA+, etc.
Developing sustainable leadership & advocacy opportunities and training for people with lived experience of homelessness.
Bringing mental health & addiction resources onsite at shelters.
Expanding code blue (winter sheltering) funds for extreme heat and all weather emergencies.
Extending Housing Assistance Benefits to NJ residents with disabling conditions.
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