Better Collaboration by HHS and HUD Could Improve Delivery of Services in Rural Areas

July 2010
GAO Reports;7/20/2010, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article discusses the study by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on rural homelessness in the U.S. GAO conducted the study and addressed issues on the characteristics of rural homelessness and the available assistance to homeless families. GAO revealed that people in rural areas were living in limited number of overcrowded shelters. GAO recommended for a better collaboration between the Departments of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Health and Human Services (HHS).


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