With the outbreak of COVID-19, almost every family in our country will face significant challenges to ensure their family is safe, stable and healthy. These challenges will be magnified for families experiencing housing instability, which:
Beyond the near-term effects, this outbreak will undoubtedly destabilize the housing situation of countless families in our country well into the future.
The economic fallout of this crisis will disproportionately impact families in poverty. It is projected that we will see increases in homelessness, evictions, and food insecurity well into the future.