Criteria and Benchmarks for Achieving the Goal of Ending Veteran Homelessness

February 02, 2017

These criteria and benchmarks, updated in February 2017, will help you build lasting solutions to Veteran homelessness in your community.

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Enhancing Coordinated Entry through Partnerships with Mainstream Resources and Programs

February 02, 2017

Coordinated entry is key to the effective and cost effective use of federal, state, and local resources. We developed this companion guide for communities to reference while implementing the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Notice requirements around coordinated entry that Continuums of Care must be able to meet by January 23, 2018. 

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Strategies to Address the Intersection of the Opioid Crisis and Homelessness

February 01, 2017

This document identifies strategies that communities, providers, and policymakers can use to address the intersection of homelessness and the opioid crisis and highlights resources developed by federal and national partners to support such efforts.

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HUD’s Notice on Requirements for Coordinated Entry

January 23, 2017

Coordinated entry is key to the effective and cost effective use of federal, state, and local resources. HUD's Notice, released in January 2017, outlines the requirements around coordinated entry that Continuums of Care must be able to meet by January 23, 2018. 
 

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Criteria and Benchmarks for Achieving the Goal of Ending Youth Homelessness

January 13, 2017

Collaboratively with communities across America, USICH and our federal partners developed a national vision for what it means to end homelessness, ensuring it is rare, brief, and non-recurring. The Criteria and Benchmarks for Achieving the Goal of Ending Youth Homelessness ensure all communities are working towards that goal. 

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Ending Homelessness: Our Progress, Essential Strategies, and the Work Ahead

January 05, 2017

These fact sheets provide overviews on the progress we've made across the country on each population under the goals of Opening Doors, and offers essential strategies for the work ahead. 

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Setting the Course for the Work Ahead: Findings and Implications from Recent Reports and Data

January 03, 2017

Data is central to all the decisions we make as a Council to advance progress toward ending homelessness in our country. 

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Disaster Recovery Homelessness Toolkit

December 21, 2016

HUD's Disaster Recovery Homelessness Toolkit is designed help communities better address the needs of people experiencing homelessness, and other vulnerable populations, during a disaster. 

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clarification on Allowable Housing-Related Expenditures

December 06, 2016

The HIV/AIDS Bureau Policy Clarification Notice 16-02: Eligible Individuals and Allowable Uses of Funds establishes guidelines for allowable housing-related expenditures under the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program.

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Family Reconnect Toolkit by Eva’s Initiatives

December 01, 2016

The toolkit has been developed by the Canadian organization Eva's Initiatives for groups and communities interested in exploring family intervention methods in response to youth homelessness.

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