Youth Employment Toolkit (Heartland Alliance)

May 29, 2015

To help connect youth to employment and training, Heartland Alliance published the Opportunity Youth Employment Toolkit, featuring resources to guide programming for youth facing significant barriers to employment.

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Webinar: The Early Childhood Self-Assessment Tool for Shelters: Success in Practice

May 28, 2015

In this webinar, field experts share their experiences implementing the use of the assessment tool and the benefits it has yielded for their shelters in support of the overall goal of ending homelessness among families.

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A Coordinated Entry System for Los Angeles: Lessons from Early Implementation

May 15, 2015

This report by Abt Associates evaluates the implementation of a coordinated entry system for chronic homelessness in Los Angeles and describes lessons learned through the experience.
 

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The Business Case for Partnering with Public Housing Agencies to Serve People Who Are Homeless

May 15, 2015

This report from HUD is designed to help PHAs and CoCs understand the ways their partnerships can benefit a community’s overall efforts to end homelessness from a business perspective. 

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Medicaid and Permanent Supportive Housing: A Quick Guide for Health Centers

May 05, 2015

This guide for health centers briefly outlines the elements contained in HHS' A Primer on Using Medicaid for People Experiencing Chronic Homelessness and Tenants in Permanent Supportive Housing so they may better understand the current opportunities for promoting this model of care.

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Webinar: Financing Supportive Housing Services - Maximizing Medicaid Options

May 01, 2015

This webinar highlights the state-level options available for using Medicaid to cover permanent supportive housing services and cutting-edge techniques being used to make the most of Medicaid opportunities.

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Interagency Data Disclosure: A Tip Sheet on Interagency Collaboration (ED)

May 01, 2015

This U.S. Department of Education tip sheet helps state and local education agency (SEA and LEA) homeless education programs, housing and human service agencies, and homelessness service providers better coordinate their services by disclosing student data and information with each other.
 

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A Quick Guide to Improving Medicaid Coverage for Supportive Housing Services

May 01, 2015

This guide provides a brief overview of information in two reports from HHS on using Medicaid in supportive housing: Primer on Using Medicaid for People Experiencing Chronic Homelessness and Tenants in Permanent Supportive Housing, and Medicaid and Permanent Supportive Housing for Chronically Homeless Individuals: Emerging Practices from the Field.

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Early Childhood Self-Assessment Tool for Family Shelters

May 01, 2015

This HHS tool is intended to help shelter staff ensure their facilities are safe and appropriate for the development of young children.

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Identifying & Referring Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

February 24, 2015

This guide provides information on how to connect Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness to appropriate housing and services.

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