Date: June 22, 2011
Using HOME Investment Funding to Increase Housing for People with Disabilities and Seniors Leaving Institutions

NYAIL hosted a webinar presented by Steve Gold, nationally recognized housing advocate and attorney.

During this webinar Steve discussed the potential use of New York's Tenant Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) funds to transition individuals from nursing homes and institutions into the community. Specifically this presentation emphasized:

  • The potential for using the HOME program to assist with housing for people with disabilities returning to the community,
  • The savings calculations for transitioning people with disabilities our of nursing homes and into community,
  • How to understand New York State's allocation on HOME program funds,
  • How to participate in Planning for HOME program funds.

Presentation Slides: HOME Investment Partnership Funding (PDF)