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Health Talk: Potential changes in State’s Medicaid program

Health Talk: Potential changes in State’s Medicaid program

April 18, 2017

While the American Health Care Act was pulled from consideration a few weeks ago for now, changes could still be coming through the regulatory and administrative authority of the Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS).  This is where it’s important to remember the federal and state partnerships aspects of Medicaid.   The majority of changes through regulation or administration will have to be a proposal from states to the federal government. ...

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Subcontracting Opportunity: Healthy Aging in Place

Subcontracting Opportunity: Healthy Aging in Place

April 14, 2017

Description CSH is seeking a subcontractor to facilitate a series of workshops dedicated to advancing quality supportive housing for those wishing to age in place. The subcontractor will lead and co-facilitate sessions over the course of June – October 2007 as well as provide content and administrative support for these convenings. Planned activities: Assist with the drafting and development of workshops dedicated to advancing health aging-in-place...

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Subcontracting Opportunity: Survey Data Entry

Subcontracting Opportunity: Survey Data Entry

April 11, 2017

Description: CSH is seeking a subcontractor to complete data entry for quality surveys.  Subcontractor must be certified with CMS' Business Enterprise Program (BEP). Planned activities: Receive training on the survey tool and data entry expectations. Using the provided database, complete data entry for quality surveys. Subcontractor will be responsible for accurate and timely data entry for quantitate and qualitative data points from a 80 question...

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Subcontracting Opportunity: Data analysis and financial modeling to make recommendations and inform strategic planning and identification of opportunity areas

Subcontracting Opportunity: Data analysis and financial modeling to make recommendations and inform strategic planning and identification of opportunity areas

April 11, 2017

Description: CSH is seeking Illinois BEP-certified subcontractor(s) to provide expertise in data analysis and strategic planning for housing and service interventions focused on individuals who transitioned from a nursing home to community-based housing or are at-risk for institutional care.  The work will include analyzing aggregate/de-identified data and reports managed by CSH in order to identify trends and key findings. In addition, the subcontractor...

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Subcontracting Opportunity- Technical Assistance to Communities via HUD Funded Initiative

Subcontracting Opportunity- Technical Assistance to Communities via HUD Funded Initiative

April 11, 2017

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 initiative. This HUD funded TA initiative focuses on veteran and chronic homelessness in CoCs around the country. The subcontract opportunity will go through July 2017.  The appropriate subcontractor will be able to assist with various items,...

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Chicago & Cook County Housing for Health Strategic Plan

Chicago & Cook County Housing for Health Strategic Plan

April 7, 2017

In February 2015, officials from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) approached Chicago Area leaders in the homeless services and healthcare sectors about HUD’s “Housing and Health (H2)” Project. The federal government was requesting a select number of HUD-funded Homeless Continuums of Care work closely with federal and state-funded healthcare service systems to: (a) increase access to healthcare for homeless populations;...

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A Tribute to Sharon O’Meara: The Soul of Hartford, Connecticut

A Tribute to Sharon O’Meara: The Soul of Hartford, Connecticut

April 6, 2017

Sharon R. O'Meara We are so fortunate here at CSH to have many wonderful funders and supporters. Our relationships go beyond the contracts, benchmarks, and metrics often associated with grants; we share a common purpose and passion to make our communities better places for the most vulnerable among us. It is not uncommon for us to view the people who work with our foundation-partners as valued advisors and friends. One such person who held our affection...

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CSH Says “Yes-In-My-Backyard” (YIMBY) in Los Angeles

CSH Says “Yes-In-My-Backyard” (YIMBY) in Los Angeles

April 4, 2017

When they approved $1.2 billion last November to create affordable supportive housing and then authorized the collection of nearly $3.5 billion in taxes over the next decade to fund critical services to keep people housed and healthy, voters in the County and City of Los Angeles signaled their steadfast determination to address homelessness in their communities. CSH is proud to have actively supported both ballot measures and recognizes some...

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Two-Day Training on Supportive Housing in MN

Two-Day Training on Supportive Housing in MN

April 4, 2017

CSH delivered an intensive two-day training on creating new supportive housing and improving the quality of existing supportive housing in Minnesota. The curriculum focused on housing finance, partnership development, and service design and included a bus tour of existing sites. In addition, a select number of organizations will be offered the opportunity to receive individualized follow-up technical assistance from CSH to support their efforts to...

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2016 QAP Report Examines LIHTC Policies

2016 QAP Report Examines LIHTC Policies

March 24, 2017

CSH is  pleased  to present “2016  LIHTC Policies Promoting Supportive Housing & Recommendations for 2017 & 2018,” available for free download at csh.org This new report builds on our assessment of 2015 Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) policies and examines the strategies Housing Credit agencies adopted to foster and encourage supportive housing development within QAPs for the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC/Housing Credit), highlighting...

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Pay for Success Investor Panel 4/27

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