Federal officials are awarding $1 million in grants to help Arizonans who have been victims of housing discrimination.Read More »
Arizona is getting more than $150,000 to combat housing discrimination.Read More »
Fourteen American Indian tribes in Arizona have been awarded a combined $44 million in federal housing grants.Read More »
Arizona has a higher number of homeless veterans than most other states, in part because of the draw of its mild winters. More than 2,200 veterans are homeless in Arizona on any given night, making up one of every five people on the street, according to estimates from the state Department of Veterans Services.
Alarmed by the scale of the problem and the lack of resources available, state and private organizations are joining a national effort to make help available to those on the street.
The Maricopa County Association of Governments says it has been awarded $1.4 million in federal grants for three programs that will provide more housing for homeless people.Read More »