HUD Secretary Dr. Ben Carson: Trump Admin To Provide ~$3 Billion To Support Homeless Americans

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced that the Trump administration is giving approximately $3 billion of CARES Act funding to

  • Support homeless Americans
  • Those at risk of becoming homeless as a result of the economic shutdown during the COVID-19 pandemic



HUD Secretary Dr. Ben Carson said in a statement:

“Homelessness was a major issue in some cities across our Nation long before this pandemic occurred, and unfortunately the dire living conditions of our most vulnerable Americans left many without a home to isolate in or proper medical and healthcare resources to defend themselves against this invisible enemy.”