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Subcontracting Opportunity: Coordinated Entry Pre-Screening and Public Access Platform Development (Chicago, IL)

Subcontracting Opportunity: Coordinated Entry Pre-Screening and Public Access Platform Development (Chicago, IL)

February 21, 2018

The Chicagoland area has adopted a Housing and Urban Development (HUD) mandated process of creating a standardized, accessible, transparent path to housing for households facing homelessness called Coordinated Entry. The work of coordinating entry into housing for prioritized populations includes identifying and assessing the target population, people facing literal homelessness and 18-24 year olds who are unstably housed. Coordinated Entry systems...

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2018 California Policy Priorities

2018 California Policy Priorities

February 20, 2018

CSH 2018 California Policy Priorities CSH is continuing to lead the way on efforts to improve State homelessness response and supportive housing policies in California. Our priorities for the 2018 State Legislature are based on our commitment to ensure new resources to address homelessness have the greatest impact. As such, we are strongly supporting and urging State lawmakers to adopt: AB 2162 (Chiu & Daly): Streamline development of supportive...

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February 2018 Funder Spotlight – Houston Endowment

February 2018 Funder Spotlight – Houston Endowment

February 20, 2018

The community of Houston, Texas has come together, adopted ambitious goals, and is delivering on them. Not only are Houstonians focused on ending chronic homelessness, they want to transform lives by keeping people housed, healthy and out of poverty with access to healthcare, workforce training and economic advancements. One of the main thought leaders and motivators behind the progress in Houston is our partner, the Houston Endowment. Because of...

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Subcontracting Opportunity: Strategic Planning and Guidance for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, who speak Spanish (Illinois)

Subcontracting Opportunity: Strategic Planning and Guidance for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, who speak Spanish (Illinois)

February 16, 2018

Description: CSH is seeking an Illinois based subcontractor to support developing culturally appropriate information and resources in Spanish for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, focused on the needs of youth with disabilities transitioning to adult systems. Planned activities and Deliverables: Communicate with CSH staff regularly for progress check ins and status updates. Gather all the content, information, and resources...

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Spotlight on NMTC Allocation for St. Paul Opportunity Center

Spotlight on NMTC Allocation for St. Paul Opportunity Center

February 15, 2018

Catholic Charities’ St. Paul Opportunity Center (St. Paul, MN) CSH provided $12.4 million in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation to Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis for the construction of a 61,000 SF service center focusing on the needs of very low income and homeless individuals. The project is located on the first two floors of a six-story mixed-use building and will provide primary health and dental care,...

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$50 Million New Markets Tax Credit Allocation Awarded to CSH

$50 Million New Markets Tax Credit Allocation Awarded to CSH

February 13, 2018

The U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund has announced an award of $50 million in New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) to CSH (Corporation for Supportive Housing) as part of the federal government’s 2017 round of allocations. “With this opportunity, we can leverage even more resources to drive projects leading to new jobs and economic development in some of the most economically distressed neighborhoods...

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Indiana Supportive Housing Institute Underway!

Indiana Supportive Housing Institute Underway!

February 8, 2018

CSH and the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) are working with teams from six Indiana communities participating in the 2018 Indiana Supportive Housing Institute. Communities include: Bloomington, Johnson County, Kokomo, Lebanon, New Albany and two groups in Indianapolis. Since the first Institute began several years ago, eight classes of teams have graduated, resulting in over 1,400 supportive housing units added or...

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Los Angeles Supportive Housing Institute

Los Angeles Supportive Housing Institute

January 31, 2018

Learn About the Upcoming Los Angeles Supportive Housing Institute Two Upcoming Informational Webinars The goal of ending homelessness in Los Angeles is receiving unprecedented attention and resources. Comprehensive funding and strategies to end homelessness have been approved by the State, City and County. There is a clear understanding that supportive housing is the solution. With a new Supportive Housing Institute that will take place this...

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Promoting Healthy Aging:  A Review of the MRT Senior Supportive Housing Pilot

Promoting Healthy Aging: A Review of the MRT Senior Supportive Housing Pilot

January 29, 2018

Guest Blog by Lorraine Coleman, Vice President of Social Services at Acacia Network and Secretary of the CSH Metro Team’s New York Advisory Board. Lorraine Coleman Supportive Housing empowers individuals and families to grow and thrive in the community while challenging the higher health risks associated with poverty. Before their tenancy in supportive housing, residents likely experienced unhealthy living environments, poor education and schools,...

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LA Health & Housing Symposium Part II

LA Health & Housing Symposium Part II

January 23, 2018

Last October, CSH convened the first of three Los Angeles Health and Housing Symposiums at the California Community Foundation's Palevsky Center. The second - Part II - was held today in LA at that same venue, where CSH highlighted health and housing organizations that are successfully coordinating care for homeless Medi-Cal beneficiaries. A packed house learned from national and local experts how healthcare institutions are collaborating with federally...

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Subcontracting Opportunity: Coordinated Entry Pre-Screening and Public Access Platform Development (Chicago, IL)

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