The National Low Income Housing Coalition strongly urges Congress to increase funding to build and preserve affordable homes in Native communities with the greatest needs.

Native Americans in tribal areas have some of the worst housing needs in the United States. They face high poverty rates and low incomes, overcrowding, lack of plumbing and heat, and unique development issues. Despite the growing need for safe, decent homes, federal investments in affordable housing on tribal lands have been chronically underfunded for decades, particularly in more rural and remote areas. Recent changes to federal Native housing programs have led to an even greater reduction in resources for communities most in need.

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HUD Announces Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) Awards

HUD announced Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) awards for 55 Native American communities. The awards total $95 million and may be used for infrastructure, community facilities, housing rehabilitation, economic development, and other activities that support Native American and Alaska…

HUD Announces FY23 Indian Housing Block Grant Formula Allocations

HUD’s Office of Native American Programs (ONAP) announced Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) final formula allocations to Tribes and Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs) for fiscal year (FY) 2023. In a “Dear Tribal Leader” letter, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Native American Programs Heidi…