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SOAR eNews - July 2014

If you are having trouble viewing the email below, please click here . July 2014 Hot off the Press! New Issue Brief: Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for Children: Determining Childhood Disability With the increase in family homelessness, many practitioners are beginning to work with children and families. Although the SOAR approach is focused on adults with disabilities who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness, SOAR practitioners have asked for basic information to help them understand the disability determination process for children. This issue brief busts myths about children and SSI benefits, explains the sequential evaluation for children's SSI claims, and provides useful tips for assisting with applications. The issue brief is available on the SOAR website at . SOAR Leadership Academy: Moving Forward The f

Baltimore County HMIS News 7/16/2014

Listed below are recent HMIS news and updates.  As always, we are very grateful for your continued support.  Your efforts assist us with providing the necessary awareness, collaboration, and funding opportunities for our current/future programs!  If you have any questions and/or concerns, please contact Team HMIS at 410-887-5968.  We're always glad to assist! HMIS Program Liaison  (Samantha Just)  -  As many of you are aware, we recently celebrated Sam's one year anniversary with Team HMIS!  She has consistently demonstrated outstanding work ethic, dedication, and drive.  Sam's invaluable services help ensure Baltimore County's HMIS remains the most innovative and highest performing in our region.  Thank you, Sam!!! HMIS Support Request Totals  (FY14) - To view this story, please click on the "NEWS" link on our website.  APR and HMIS Refresher for Housing Providers  (ES, TH, PSH) - To view this story, please cli