Federal, State and Local Policy Work

CSH works to integrate supportive housing into state and local policy. Staff across the country are engaged with policy work at different levels.

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2019 - 2020 Federal and State Policy Priorities

CSH urges Members of the 116th Congress to prioritize sound, cost-effective public policies that:

  • Preserve and increase key investments in housing and health care programs
  • Expand investments in targeted interventions employing data and evidence-based solutions
  • Refine programs to spur innovation and increase flexibility, with accountability

We will be working with all Members of Congress and state policymakers to promote legislation and policies that:

  • Preserve and Enhance Key Investments in Rental Assistance
  • Enact Tax Reform to Expand Investment in Supportive Housing
  • Increase Flexibility for States and Counties to Keep Families Together
  • Provide Flexibility for State Medicaid Services and Substance Use Investments
  • Ensure Health Coverage Continues and Encourage Innovation
  • Expand Investments in Outcome-Based Financing Models and Tools
  • Support Investments that Advance Justice Reform