Using Health Center Funding from the American Rescue Plan Act to Improve Care for People Experiencing Homelessness
A Discussion Forum
Resource Topic: Emerging Issues, Finance, Special and Vulnerable Populations
Resource Subtopic: COVID-19, Capital Development, Sustainability, Administrative Policies, Community, Health, and Housing Partnerships.
Keywords: Community Engagement, Medical Legal Partnerships (MLPs), Persons Experiencing Homelessness.
Year Developed: 2021
Resource Type: Archived Webinar
Primary Audience: Administrative Staff
Board of Directors
C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIO, COOs, CMOs, etc.)
National Health Care for the Homeless Council
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Resource Summary: The American Rescue Plan provided unprecedented funding for community health centers. While health centers are likely to use the funding to compensate for budget shortfalls from the pandemic, an opportunity exists to think creatively to improve systems of care for people without homes. This forum gathered health center leaders to discuss ideas for strategically investing ARP funding.