Questions on +ACI-Focusing on the Needs of the Rural Homeless+ACI- hcconvington+AEA-usa.net Or ach1+AEA-sprynet.com 1. What changes in rural homelessness policy and funding have you seen since the report was released? USDA 1996 2. What funding are you using to address the needs of the homeless population in your area? 3. What types of resources would be helpful to you (grants, loans, technical assistance, duel RFPs etc)? 4. What role do you see national, state and local advocate playing in advancing the agenda for rural homelessness? 5. What is your definition of rural homelessness? 6. What impact do you feel welfare reform has had upon rural homelessness? 7. What are the greatest challenges your agency faces when trying to address the needs of the rural homeless population? 8. Have the demographics of the rural homeless population changed over the past three years? 9. Anything else you would like to share? Stories of families you 've helped. 10. What did you learn from the NAEH's Rural Roundtable?