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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.

Early Childhood Self-Assessment Tool for Family Supportive Housing

Early Childhood Self-Assessment Tool for Family Supportive Housing

February 8, 2017

CSH and The U.S. Department of Human Services Administration for Children and Families (ACF) are pleased to release: Early Childhood Self-Assessment Tool for Family Supportive Housing – A Guide to Support the Safe, Healthy Development of Young Children. Supportive housing for families with young children is an ideal environment to increase parent/caregiver understanding of how they can positively impact early learning. Being exposed to a safe,...

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120+ Groups Join Our Sign-on Letter to Congress!

120+ Groups Join Our Sign-on Letter to Congress!

January 30, 2017

CSH is circulating the following sign-on letter to convince the new Administration and Congress to embrace supportive housing and ensure that health coverage for the lowest income Medicaid beneficiaries continues even if the Affordable Care Act is altered or repealed.     President Donald J. Trump Honorable Senator Mitch McConnell, United States Senate Honorable Speaker Paul Ryan, United States House of Representatives As the 115th Congress...

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Join Us at the CSH Summit in Denver!

Join Us at the CSH Summit in Denver!

January 27, 2017

Join us for CSH Summit 2017, May 24-26  and become part of the most important gathering of thought leaders in supportive housing and overall housing policy.  Receive up-to-date perspectives, predictions, trends and innovations focused on crucial and timely issues: Community Investment/Supportive Housing Development Housing & Criminal Justice Reforms Healthcare & Housing Integration & Partnerships One Roof - Innovations in Housing Child...

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A Roadmap to End Homelessness in Vermont

A Roadmap to End Homelessness in Vermont

January 26, 2017

"Is it actually possible to end homelessness in Vermont? A new report prepared for the legislature looks at whether the state is on the right track in tackling the problem, and maps out what it would take to make homelessness a thing of the past." Vermont Public Radio and NPR looked at the report's conclusions, the progress that's been made, and what's still to be done. Listen to the interview with Larry Oaks, who led the team from CSH that prepared...

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Need Health & Housing Info? CSH has it All

Need Health & Housing Info? CSH has it All

January 25, 2017

Your New Source for Everything Health Care and Supportive Housing Innovations are happening in every state to integrate supportive housing with Medicaid, managed care, and the work of health centers. Also, the federal landscape is shifting rapidly and the supportive housing community will need to understand the impacts of what are likely to be significant changes. That's why CSH has launched a new section of our Website dedicated exclusively to the...

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Assessing the Pay for Success Feasibility Landscape (part 2)

Assessing the Pay for Success Feasibility Landscape (part 2)

January 25, 2017

After a short hiatus, we continue in this blog to build on the Key Components tool to introduce three new tools to help your community get ahead and get organized to assess Pay for Success feasibility. In the previous blog, we introduced tools to help you navigate who should be around the table with you – potential end payers, design team members, and leadership team members. This time we focus on what you should know about your community to guide...

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Innovations in Government Awards

Innovations in Government Awards

January 20, 2017

2017 Innovations in American Government Awards Semifinalists Embedded Expert Driving Social Transformation City of Houston, TX In January 2012, Houston’s then-mayor identified ending homelessness among her top priorities. Throughout the next year, the mayor recognized that despite her political will to address this complex issue, the city alone lacked the expertise and resources to achieve large-scale social transformation to reach the goal. To...

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Medicaid Breakthrough in Washington State

Medicaid Breakthrough in Washington State

January 10, 2017

Washington State Medicaid to Focus on Those with Pressing Health & Housing Needs Vulnerable residents in Washington State received welcomed news yesterday when the federal government provided final approval for the use of Medicaid dollars to create a supportive housing services benefit as part of an 1115 Waiver, effectively expanding opportunities to help people with the most complex health care and housing needs to access and remain in housing. “In...

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Subcontracting Advertisement for Training/Technical Assistance Assignment in San Francisco under  CSH’s TA Contract with Public Agency

Subcontracting Advertisement for Training/Technical Assistance Assignment in San Francisco under CSH’s TA Contract with Public Agency

January 3, 2017

Background The supportive housing project is a 52-unit supportive housing site for formerly homeless individuals with special needs, many of whom have transitioned from the shelter and who are monolingual Spanish-speaking immigrants with limited access to other subsidized housing opportunities in San Francisco. A nonprofit organization operates the project in partnership with another nonprofit organization, and the project provides onsite clinical...

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Subcontracting Opportunity: Technical Assistance in Therapeutic Narrative Development, Los Angeles, CA (Due January 10, 2017)

Subcontracting Opportunity: Technical Assistance in Therapeutic Narrative Development, Los Angeles, CA (Due January 10, 2017)

January 3, 2017

Description: CSH is seeking a subcontractor to provide key support related to the Supportive Housing Community Advocates program. The subcontractor will provide coordination and administrative support for Speak UP! and Tenant Knowledge Exchange (TKE) trainings, deliver 3 workshops covering therapeutic narrative development and social media, systemize the documentation of program activities and the methodologies for scaling up and program replication,...

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Request for Proposals: Consultant for SIF Pay for Success 2

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