Homelessness

Legislation

AB 1845 - Homelessness: Office to End Homelessness
DRC Support - Request Signature

AB 1845 would create, within the Governor's office, the Office to End Homelessness (Office), which would be administered by the Secretary on Housing Insecurity and Homelessness appointed by the Governor.

AB 1845 Position Letter (pdf)
AB 1845 Position Letter (rtf)

 

AB 307 - Homeless youth: grant program
DRC Support

This bill would require the Homeless Coordinating and Financing Council to develop and administer a grant program to support young people experiencing homelessness by preventing or reducing substance use disorders among homeless youth by providing services in the most efficient and effective way, including housing, and reducing the exposure to trauma as a result of homelessness that has been shown to be a precursor to substance use disorders.

AB 307 Position Letter (pdf)
AB 307 Position Letter (rtf)