Be Part of the Solution
Help Create Better Opportunities for Everyone
You can make a difference
Check out the actions suggested below and return to this page regularly for updates on how you can help solve the housing affordability crisis. APA will share opportunities to become involved through policy actions, storytelling, and community engagement.
Share the Planning Home Agenda
Urge your state elected officials to take action on APA's Housing Agenda. Share the six principles driving APA's Action Agenda with your state legislators and governor, and urge them to take action.
Looking for Planning Home resources, or have a housing story from your community to share?
Fund Critical Housing Programs
Tell your members of Congress to fund critical housing programs as they begin active consideration of Fiscal Year 2020 spending bills. Urge them to support key programs in the Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development spending bill, such as Community Development Block Grants, HOME, and Choice Neighborhoods.
Housing as Community Infrastructure
Planning Home Case Studies spotlight innovative solutions from communities around the country looking to address the nation's housing affordability crisis. Learn about the legalization of Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) in San Francisco, inclusionary zoning efforts in Washington, D.C., or the fight for equitable disaster recovery in Texas.