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HUD Coordinated Entry Policy

In February 2015, HUD posted the Coordinated Entry Policy Brief. An effective coordinated entry process is a critical component to any community’s efforts to meet the goals of Opening Doors: Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. This policy ...
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HUD Notice: Appropriate Placement for Transgender Person in Single-Sex Emergency Shelters and Other Facilities

Last week, HUD posted the Notice on Appropriate Placement for Transgender Persons in Single-Sex Emergency Shelters and Other Facilities. This Notice provides guidance to ESG recipients and subrecipients receiving Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), Continuum of Care (CoC) or Housing Opportunities ...
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CSH Report: Improving Community-wide Targeting of Supportive Housing to End Chronic Homelessness: The Promise of Coordinated Assessement

A decade of research on best practices for serving families and individuals experiencing homelessness has led to significant policies at the local and federal levels transforming the ways we address the needs of our most vulnerable people.   One key ...
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NAEH Toolkit: Rapid Re-Housing

The National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) has created a toolkit designed to provide sample materials organizations and rapid re-housing program staff can use as a part of rapid re-housing. Rapid re-housing has three core components: housing identification, financial rent ...

2014 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR)

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released the 2014 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress (AHAR) on October 30, 2014. The AHAR finds significant and measurable progress to reduce the scale of long-term or 'chronic' homelessness as ...
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HHS Reports on Using Medicaid for Chronically Homeless People

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has released two reports: A Primer on Using Medicaid for People Experiencing Chronic Homelessness and Tenants of Permanent Supportive Housing, and a companion document, Medicaid and Permanent Supportive Housing for Chronically ...

Presentations from the 2014 National Alliance to End Homelessness Conference

The National Alliance to End Homelessness' 2014 conference was held July 29-31. Presentations from the conference are posted on the NAEH website.

Implementing Housing First in Permanent Supportive Housing

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), with assistance from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, has published a new fact sheet to help service providers understand how Housing First can fit into a permanent supportive housing framework. ...

The State of Homelessness in America 2014

On May 28, 2014, the National Alliance released The State of Homelessness in America 2014, the fourth in a series of reports that chart progress in ending homelessness in the United States. It examines trends in homelessness between 2012 and ...

VA Housing First Implementation Brief

In April 2014, the VA National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans released an evaluation of a Housing First pilot program. According to the evaluation, providing housing to homeless veterans without requiring them to meet standards of abstinence or psychiatric stability ...