Showing posts from September 4, 2014

HMIS UPDATE: Report Cards w/Graph Tabs

Both report cards (on our site) now have tabs w/graphs detailing specific performance measures.  See screenshot below.  Jason Burns ,   MCSE Systems Administrator HMIS Support Team hmis 410.887.5968

Register Today: Q & A Session: Using HEROS – Regions 1, 7, 8, & 10

Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser . Register Today: Q & A Session: Using HEROS – Regions 1, 7, 8, & 10 The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Environment and Energy is pleased to announce a Q & A Session: Using HEROS for entitlement responsible entity staff in HUD Regions 1, 7, 8, and 10. This live question and answer session provides an opportunity for persons involved in the environmental review process to address specific questions about using the HUD Environmental Review Online System (HEROS). HEROS is currently only available for entitlement res

Tomorrow Begins Recovery Month: Join the Voices of Recovery

--> Having trouble viewing this email? View it in your browser . Join the Voices of Recovery: Speak Up, Reach Out! Thursday, September 4, 2014 | 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time For the last 25 years, communities and individuals across the country have joined together in September to observe SAMHSA's National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) and celebrate the journey and achievements of the millions of Americans who are in recovery from a mental and/or substance use disorder. This Thursday, SAMHSA, the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, and the Recovery Month Planning Partners will kick off the 25th annual National Recovery Month . The National Recovery Month 2014 press conference will begin at 9:30 a.m. eastern time and can be viewed virtually. Watch the kick-off event live where SAMHSA will release the latest national data on:

NEXT WEEK: National Call-In Week for McKinney!

September 3, 2014 National Call-In Week for McKinney! NEXT WEEK is National Call-In Week!  Congress is back from its summer recess on September 8 and preparing to begin negotiations on finalizing fiscal year (FY) 2015 federal funding. W e need to use this time, particularly September 8-12 , to call congressional offices about the importance of providing a $301 million increase for McKinney programs in FY 2015. During National Call-In Week, please call your representatives' and senators' offices and tell them to contact the Chair or Ranking Member of the Appropriations Committee and tell them that providing $2.406 billion for the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Grants program in FY 2015 is a high priority. These funds would help us end chronic homelessness by the end of 2016 and make significant reductions among other populations. Even in another difficult budge