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Hate Crimes Organizing Manual (published Jan. 2012)
Since 1990, NCH has sponsored National Homeless
Persons' Memorial Day on or near the first day of winter (December
21) to remember our homeless friends who have paid the ultimate
price for our nation's failure to address the issue.This year the National Health Care for the Homeless Council (NHCHC) has joined us in co-sponsoring this event. Click
here to view the 2012 Memorial Day manual.
Starting a Faces of Homelessness Speakers Bureau - organizing manual 2012 (pdf)
You Don't Need a Home to Vote! 2012 Voting Rights Manual
National Hunger and Homelessness
Awareness Week: 2012 Organizing Manual. Co-sponsored
annually by the National Coalition for the Homeless and the National
Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness, National Hunger and
Homelessness Awareness Week will be held November 10-18, 2012.
Rapid Rehousing: A Manual for Providers (2010) Developed by NCH Board Member Sue Watlov-Phillips, and presented by Elim Transistional Housing.
Homeless Challenge Project Toolkit and Manual
"Endorsing Five Fundamentals to Prevent and End Homelessness: A Challenge to Candidates for Public Office Tool Kit." NCH, along with the National AIDS Housing Coalition, National Alliance to End Homelessness, National Center on Family Homelessness, National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty, and the National Policy and Advocacy Council on Homelessness, have compiled the Tool Kit.
Transitioning Our Shelters: A Guide to Making Homeless Shelters Safe for Transgender People (2003) Developed in partnership with the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.
Click here for more manuals for Youth Advocacy efforts.
Hate Crimes Against the Homeless: The Brutality of Violence Unveiled (2011)
White Paper:Down for the Count: Overcoming the Census Bureau's Neglect of the Homelessby NCH Fellow Brendan Kearns
Hate Crimes Against the Homeless: Violence Hidden in Plain View (2010) (published Jan. 2012)
Hate Crimes Against the Homeless: America's Growing Tide of Violence (2009)
A Place at the Table: Prohibitions on Sharing Food with People Experiencing Homelessness
Tent Cities in America: Pacific Coast Report.
Winter Homeless Services: Bringing our Neighbors in from the Cold. Seven Hundred Killed from Hypothermis Annually in United States
Foreclosure to Homelessness 2009: the Forgotten Victims of the Subprime Crisis
Homes Not Handcuffs: The Criminalization of Homelessness in U.S. Cities, a new report by The National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty and The National Coalition for the Homeless, 2009
Homeless Employment Report: Findings and Recommendations
A new report on homeless deaths, "Dying Without Digity."
Hate, Violence, and Death
on Main Street USA: A Report on Hate Crimes And Violence Against People
Experiencing Homelessness, 2008
A Dream Denied: The Criminalization of Homelessness in U.S. Cities. A Report by The National Coalition for the Homeless and The National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty, January 2006.
Feeding Intolerance: Cities Cracking Down on Groups Feeding Hungry, Says New Report released in November 2007.
Report on "couch-homeless," precariously housed people.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Youth: An Epidemic of Homelessness (2006) Developed in partnership with the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.
Newsletter Archive (note: some months did not have newsletters; a few had two)