HUD's Landmark Report: Annual Homeless Assessment for Congress

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On Wed., Feb. 28, at 1 p.m., the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will release a landmark report on the scope and nature of homelessness in America at its headquarters in Washington, D.C.  A University of Pennsylvania professor helped to author the first "Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress," and is available for comment.

   

Expert:

Dr. Dennis Culhane

Professor, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania

Credentials:

* Nationally recognized expert in homelessness and housing policy

* Research has been instrumental in a national shift in how society addresses homelessness

* Has worked with the City of New York to better understand its homeless issues and how the lack of affordable housing can lead to homelessness