National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty (NLCHP)

Founded in 1989, NLCHP seeks to prevent and end homelessness by serving as the legal arm of the nationwide movement to end homelessness.
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Primary geographic focus: National
Organization Type: Research/Policy/Organizing
Lists: Other Legal Nonprofits
Tags: Housing: Homelessness
Acronym or short name: NLCHP

Through policy advocacy, public education, and impact litigation, the Law Center’s national programs address the root causes of homelessness and meet the immediate and long-term needs of those who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Through training and technical support, the Law Center also enhances the capacity of local and national groups to become more effective voices for the needs and rights of homeless people.

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