Tag: "supportive housing development"

UNITY of Greater New Orleans: Request for Proposals #15-1               "Home is Where the Heart Is"

UNITY of Greater New Orleans: Request for Proposals #15-1 “Home is Where the Heart Is”

| September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

To Provide Supportive Service to Formerly Homeless Persons in a Permanent Supportive Housing Building September 14, 2015 RFP-2015-1 Services in PSH Blg

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Navigator of the Month!

Navigator of the Month!

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Check out our Navigator of the Month! Each Navigator is tasked with housing veteran clients within 30 days of encountering them on the streets or in shelters… Jamal is housing his clients within an average of 14 days!!   Name: Jamal Perkins   Agency/Position/How long? I work for START Corporation Supportive Services for Veteran Families, […]

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Answering The Challenge: Ending Veteran Homelessness in New Orleans

Answering The Challenge: Ending Veteran Homelessness in New Orleans

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mayor Mitch Landrieu embraced the challenge for New Orleans to become the first city in the Nation to end veteran homelessness — a year ahead of the rest of the country. Check out this informational flier describing how it was done and learn out New Orleans success! Click the picture or here for the entire […]

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How We Did It: Working Together To End Veteran Homelessness in New Orleans

How We Did It: Working Together To End Veteran Homelessness in New Orleans

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Presentation at the National Alliance to End Homelessness Conference Feb. 19, 2015 Martha J. Kegel, Executive Director for UNITY of Greater New Orleans   Click on the picture or here for the full presentation.

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Navigator of the Month!

Navigator of the Month!

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Check out our Navigator of the Month! Each Navigator is tasked with housing veteran clients within 30 days of encountering them on the streets or in shelters… Davaughn is housing his clients within an average of 14 days!!    What’s your name? Davaughn L. Phillips Which agency do you work for, what is your position? […]

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Federal officials cite UNITY’s leadership, in partnership with Mayor, as key to NO’s success

Federal officials cite UNITY’s leadership, in partnership with Mayor, as key to NO’s success

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Federal officials cite UNITY’s leadership, in partnership with Mayor, as key to NO’s success  Click on picture or here for full story.

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From UNITY’s experience:  5 lessons for other cities wanting to end veteran homelessness

From UNITY’s experience: 5 lessons for other cities wanting to end veteran homelessness

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

From UNITY’s experience: 5 lessons for other cities wanting to end veteran homelessness. Click on the picture or here for the full story.  

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A building that works: The Keller

A building that works: The Keller

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sweet Baton Rouge Advocate story today by Danny Monteverde, about Dionne Webb, a low-income working tenant at The Rosa F. Keller Building who pays $518 in rent — what about half of the city’s apartments charged before Katrina, but now a rarity.  UNITY is following the same model for a similar building on Louisiana Avenue. […]

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Plans for state of the art apartments give N.O. homeless new lease on life

Plans for state of the art apartments give N.O. homeless new lease on life

| November 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, November 10, UNITY in partnership with the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority and many other government and non profit organizations, broke ground on the next Permanent Supportive Housing building at 2101 Louisiana Ave. Watch the report from WWLTV here.

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Public-Private Partnership to Break Ground on Apartments for Workforce and Disabled Homeless

Public-Private Partnership to Break Ground on Apartments for Workforce and Disabled Homeless

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

The New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA) and UNITY of Greater New Orleans, the nonprofit coordinating the work of 60 organizations serving the homeless, will break ground Saturday, Nov. 10, at 10 a.m. to celebrate the beginning of construction on a mixed-income Permanent Supportive Housing building designed to help solve the problem of chronic homelessness while […]

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