HUD Notice Related to Transgender Homeless Persons

On February 20, 2015, HUD issued Notice CPD-15-02, giving additional guidance related to transgender persons. Entitled Appropriate Placement for Transgender Persons in Single-Sex Emergency Shelters and Other Facilities, the notice states the following: “Following the issuance of the Equal Access Rule [Equal Access to Housing in HUD Programs Regardless of Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity…