Centralized Intake for Helping People Experiencing Homelessness

January 01, 2010

This 2010 HUD document is intended for use by governmental and community-based planning groups interested in centralized intake as a strategy for improving the effectiveness of homelessness prevention and rapid re-housing programs.

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Rapid Re-Housing: Creating Programs that Work

September 16, 2009

This guidebook from the National Alliance to End Homelessness walks through the steps of creating a rapid re-housing program, including selecting a program structure, selecting a target population, performing screening and assessment, creating a housing plan, providing financial assistance, and performing landlord recruitment, housing stabilization, evaluation, and staffing.

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Homelessness Prevention: Creating Programs that Work

September 16, 2009

This guidebook from the National Alliance to End Homelessness includes is designed to help create or improve homelessness prevention and shelter diversion programs.

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Organizational Change: Adopting a Housing First Approach

January 01, 2009

This 2009 toolkit from the National Alliance to End Homelessness explains how to shift away from shelter and transitional housing strategies towards prevention and Housing First approaches.

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Toolkit on Performance Measurement for Ending Homelessness

July 25, 2008

This July 2008 toolkit from the National Alliance to End Homelessness provides an overview of performance measurement 101, including how to design a system and build it from scratch, using data to manage or change a homeless system, and understanding and implementing system-level performance measurement.

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