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Welcome to the CSH Pipeline. This is where you'll find all things CSH -- from industry news and events, to local groundbreakings, to our thoughts on the latest supportive housing research.

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PUSH-CR in New Video

PUSH-CR in New Video

February 7, 2016

Partners United for Supportive Housing in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (PUSH-CR) -- one of five demonstration sites in the federal initiative testing an intensive supportive housing model serving families that come to the attention of the child welfare system because of problems with chronic or recurring homelessness and other serious, persistent issues -- is featured in a video recently released by the US Children's Bureau and Office of Child Abuse and Neglect...

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Moving On to Greater Independence

Moving On to Greater Independence

April 28, 2016

First ‘Moving On’ client leaves NYC supportive housing, relieving pressure on the City’s crowded shelter system New York, NY – April 28, 2016 – Today, Lantern Community Services client Matoka Joyner, 60, will become the first person in New York City to move out of supportive housing under the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) and Robin Hood Foundation’s Moving On initiative. Matoka will move from Lantern’s supportive housing at...

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Subcontracting Opportunity: Coordinated Access System Navigation in Chicago

Subcontracting Opportunity: Coordinated Access System Navigation in Chicago

April 27, 2016

Due May 11, 2016 Description CSH is seeking subcontractors to provide support to Veteran households and households experiencing chronic homelessness in need of coordinated access system navigation support. Subcontractors provide direct services to households that have been assessed with a coordinated access tool and matched to a permanent housing provider. The System Navigators (SN) will work collaboratively with the Ending Veterans Homelessness...

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New Recommendations Released – Call for Fair Treatment for the Formerly Incarcerated

New Recommendations Released – Call for Fair Treatment for the Formerly Incarcerated

April 27, 2016

Today, CSH and 16 community partners released a set of recommendations to the New York City Supportive Housing Task Force focused squarely on the overwhelming need to ensure supportive housing for persons with criminal justice histories. People reentering our communities from incarceration have been shortchanged in every New York State and City supportive housing agreement to date. In the face of incredible barriers, many who have served their time...

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Waters Unveils Bill Removing Unfair Barriers to Housing

Waters Unveils Bill Removing Unfair Barriers to Housing

April 27, 2016

Measure Would Reform Eviction and Screening Policies WASHINGTON -- Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Ranking Member of the Committee on Financial Services, today introduced legislation that would remove unfair barriers to obtaining federal housing assistance, such as Public Housing and the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. The proposal – unveiled during National Fair Housing Month and National Reentry Week – would reform eviction and...

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Orlando’s Housing-Healthcare Connection

Orlando’s Housing-Healthcare Connection

April 25, 2016

A Joint Blog by Deb De Santis and Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer When CSH and the City of Orlando began our partnership, Orlando had already realized that great cities not only engineer and sustain vibrant business districts; they also uplift the most vulnerable among us. Working with regional partners such as Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, the community recognizes there isn’t a “one size fits all” approach to address the many faces of homelessness....

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Congressional Briefing: How Supportive Housing Keeps Families Together

Congressional Briefing: How Supportive Housing Keeps Families Together

April 25, 2016

In several communities across the country, supportive housing is producing better outcomes for families, preventing child removals, promoting timely reunifications, and helping to keep children safe. That’s the message delivered to U.S. Senate staff by CSH, Casey Family Programs, child welfare agencies, and supportive housing residents during a recent bipartisan Congressional briefing sponsored by U.S. Senators Charles Grassley (R-IA) and Brian...

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NJ DCA Issues RFP for Housing First

NJ DCA Issues RFP for Housing First

April 23, 2016

New Jersey Department of Community Affairs’ Request for Proposals (RFP): State Rental Assistance Program: Housing First Initiative        Please click here for more information and the details of the RFP.

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Celebrating SIF Success in CT

Celebrating SIF Success in CT

April 20, 2016

L-R: John Merz, Executive Director, AIDS-CT; Dannel Malloy, Governor, State of Connecticut; Sarah Gallagher, Director of Strategic Initiatives, CSH; Damian Thorman, Social Innovation Fund Director, CNCS; and Larry Oaks, New England Director, CSH The successes and impact of the CSH Social Innovation Fund (SIF) initiative were highlighted during the Connecticut Integrated Healthcare and Housing Networks (CIHHN) Awards Dinner and Celebration held at...

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Funder Spotlight: van Ameringen Foundation

Funder Spotlight: van Ameringen Foundation

April 20, 2016

From its beginning, the New York City-based van Ameringen Foundation has funded prevention, education, and direct care in the mental-health field, with an emphasis on those individuals and populations having an impoverished background and few opportunities. In June 2015, CSH was fortunate enough to receive a two-year, $150,000 grant from van Ameringen Foundation to support the integration of housing and healthcare so that New York State can achieve...

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Request for Proposal (RFP): Vets@Home Outreach and Direct Technical Assistance

Request for Proposal (RFP): Vets@Home Outreach and Direct Technical Assistance

April 15, 2016

Description: CSH is seeking a sub-contractor(s) to provide technical assistance (TA) to communities through a United States Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs Vets@Home initiative. This HUD funded TA will focus on Veteran homelessness in CoCs around the country.  The TA will go through February 2017. The subcontractor’s work will mainly comprise of the following: Direct TA: The subcontractor...

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