Affordable Housing—Growth of rental stock in largest US metro areas is not keeping pace with growth in number of renters
Housing Development and Preservation—New guide presents financing and rent payment options to help owners preserve Section 236 properties as affordable homes.
Family Income & Assets—New eBook spotlights information and ideas to improve the financial well-being of America's households
Affordable Housing, Health & Wellness—New set of briefs provides guidance for housing and health professionals
Community Safety—Department of Justice announces FY 2016 community safety grant competition, applications due May 12
Engaging, Implementing, Leading, Evaluating—Innovative tools and resources help leaders and practitioners work together to improve the lives of low-income people
Health & Wellness—National Housing Conference releases report on health institutions as a catalyst for affordable housing and community development
Affordable Housing, Commercial and Economic Development—This webinar describes how the Section 108 Loan Guarantee Program (Section 108) can serve as an important financing tool in targeting reinvestment for economic development, public facilities and… Continue
Health & Wellness—Four community investment experts share firsthand experiences driving capital into neighborhood-level projects to improve health and well-being.
Engaging—Beware the microphone hog, the Debbie Downer and the community meeting that's not really a community meeting.
Recently Featured: Community Safety
Community Safety's Key Ingredient: Trust Building trusting relationships between community members and law enforcement is challenging, but essential
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Local Community Safety Efforts Bring Both Challenge and Inspiration Key Lessons from the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation program
The resources included in our 2014 Community safety spotlight can be viewed here.
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The LISC Institute for Comprehensive Community Development is designed to share knowledge and resources with LISC staff, local agencies in the LISC network and others who are working in the field of comprehensive community development. The Institute website, trainings, webinars and peer-to-peer support are tools that help practitioners and their partners successfully implement comprehensive community initiatives.