CSH is funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to provide training and technical assistance to health centers and supportive housing providers looking to partner to serve vulnerable frequent users of health systems. Our HRSA funding allows us flexibility to engage in direct training and technical assistance (TA) activities that cover a wide variety of topics.

Video Series


Harm Reduction for Healthcare in Health Center Settings

This three-part video series provides an overview of what harm reduction is and why it is important in working with those with substance use disorders in the healthcare setting. Targeted to health center Boards and leadership, the videos highlight what harm reduction is, how it can be applied in the health center setting, and strategies to incorporate into training, policies, and workflows. Combined the videos are about 20 minutes in length. Click here to start the series or select a video below.

Additional Resources

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New for Community Health Professionals: Best Practices Guide and Finding from the COVID-19 Pandemic

This guide – created by CSH, MHP Salud, and National Healthcare for the Homeless Council – shares best practices for 1) recruiting, hiring and retaining, 2) integrating the CHW and Peer in the work 3) key role for CHW and Peers in screening for social determinants of health (SDOH).

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New Interactive Resource Guide: What Health Centers Need to Know About the CARES Act

Explore our new interactive resource guide on the CARES Act which offers details on funding directed to states, local governments, and community organizations through the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to support people experiencing homelessness and those at risk of homelessness.

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New: UDS Quick Guide for Federally Funded Health Centers

Federally funded health centers and health center “look-alikes” (collectively health centers) report on all sorts of data about patients and performance, including housing and homeless status. This UDS Quick Guide will inform health center staff on how UDS offers rich and quite detailed insight into the important operations of health centers.

Health Center & Housing Partnerships

Resources

The latest publications, tools and HUD policy briefs on implementing successful health center and housing partnerships.

Webinar Recordings

View past webinars and take virtual trainings on how to foster and expand health center coordination and collaboration with key partners.

We Can Help

CSH’s experienced HRSA Technical Assistance (TA) team has provided direct TA to health centers and housing providers nationwide. We can help you best serve the most vulnerable people in your community.

FUSE Tutorial for Health Centers

CSH’s signature FUSE initiative for supportive housing has been implemented in more than 30 communities for people with high needs who are frequently using multiple and costly public systems, such as shelters, hospitals and jails. Many of these local initiatives feature community health centers as key partners playing a variety of roles, from outreach to full service provision. CSH has developed an online virtual training tutorial on how health centers can partner to start FUSE initiatives. This new tutorial features four community profiles that highlight the steps to successful FUSE implementation.

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