The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) is now able to provide Medicaid coverage for up to 6 months of medically necessary transitional housing for Arizonans experiencing homelessness, Arizonans with a serious mental illness (SMI) designation, and young adults transitioning out of the state foster care system.     CMS authorized the Housing and … Read more

Amid consistently increasing rates of homelessness over the past several years, the Arizona Housing Coalition Research and Policy Director Joanna Carr attributes these rising numbers to the lack of affordable housing in the state.     According to recent data compiled by the National Low Income Housing Index, there are 193,961 households considered to have … Read more