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Friday, June 8, 2018
Funding Rescission Package Heads to Senate »
The House this week narrowly approved a Trump administration rescission package to cut more than $15 billion in previously...
Monday, May 21, 2018
House Votes Down Farm Bill With SNAP Work Requirements »
Congressional efforts to impose stricter work requirements on Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients...
Thursday, April 12, 2018
House Committee To Review SNAP Work Requirements »
One million people could lose food assistance benefits over the next 10 years Plans to create new work requirements fo...
Friday, March 23, 2018
FY 2018 Housing Program Funding Update »
Wednesday night, congressional leaders released a $1.3 trillion omnibus FY 2018 spending bill that would fund the governme...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Draft "Rent Reform" Bill Signals Hardship for Assisted Households »
As Washington begins work on the FY19 budget, housing advocates are bracing for cuts to core housing programs. Although a...

Monday, June 12, 2017
AASC Approved as Member of Leadership Council of Aging Organizations »
Janice Monks, President & CEO of the American Association of Service Coordinators (AASC), is pleased to announce the a...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
AASC Focuses on Public Policy with Expert Consultants »
One of AASC's primary goals is to “Represent the concerns of service coordinators through interaction with Congress and fe...
Friday, April 29, 2016
Conference registration is open »
Registration for the 2016 National Service Coordinator Conference is now open! Register today or click here to learn m...
Monday, April 11, 2016
AASC's webinar policies and procedures have changed »
Webinar registration will now close 48 hours prior to the event. Individuals with four (4) or more outstanding balanc...

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Last Chance to Register for Standards for Success Before Reporting Deadline »
Registration Deadline is Friday, Sept. 27 If you’re a budget-based service coor...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Partial Government Shutdown Impacts Service Coordination »
On Dec. 21, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and other agencies without a Fiscal Year 2019 budge...
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Standards for Success to Replace Semi-Annual Report »
New Report Better Reflects Resident Outcomes Beginning in January, service coordinators working in all HUD-assisted...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
HUD Secretary Proposes Rent Increases For Low-Income Americans »
Suggested rental reforms also include work requirements U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secret...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
HUD Releases Fiscal Year 2018 Income Limits »
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Income Limits and estimated...

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Medicare Enrollees Could See Savings From Proposed Program Changes »
Lower prescription costs for Medicare enrollees are promised under policies announced this week by the Centers for Medicar...
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Fannie Mae Offers Affordable Housing Developers Incentives for Focusing on Residents' Wellbeing »
Last year, mortgage loan company Fannie Mae launched its Healthy Housing Rewards TM program that aimed to provide finan...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
New Report on Intergenerational Programming in Senior Housing »
Intergenerational Programming in Senior Housing: From Promise to Practice describes the findings from a year-long study...
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Special Rate for 2018 S.A.G.E. Online Aging Courses from The Ohio State University »
Need professional development in the field of aging that’s affordable, convenient and engaging? The Series in Applied Ger...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Houston Housing Authority's Nonprofit Affiliate Accepting Donations for Hurricane Harvey Victims »
Victims of Hurricane Harvey are at the beginning of a long process to recover from the storm. This road to recovery will b...