Showing posts from October 3, 2018

HTF Monthly Report Now Posted

HUD is now posting the Housing Trust Fund (HTF) Deadline Compliance Status Reports. These monthly reports assist grantees and HUD Field Offices in monitoring compliance with the 2-year commitment requirement of the HTF statute and the 5-year expenditure requirement of the HTF regulations. The current report is now posted on the HUD Exchange at the link below. You may also access it from the Housing Trust Fund Page under "HTF Program Reports." HTF Monthly Report as of 10/1/2018 Now Available: HTF Deadline Compliance Status Reports            

Homefront: Save the Date for Summit 2019

In this Newsletter Save the Date for CSH Summit 2019 Streamlining Supportive Housing PFS Improving Healthcare Delivery Aligning Housing and Health Healthcare Learning Collaboratives 2019 Indiana Supportive Housing Institute Community Response Resources Ensuring Safe Housing for Survivors MSW Students Gain First-Hand Experience Vote for Avalon Housing Effectively Managing Housing with Services Click here for Our Newest Job Postings Read  where CSH is Making News

SOARing Over Lunch Call - October

Join us for our October SOARing Over Lunch Call! Reminder: SOARing Over Lunch Call! Tuesday, October 9, 2018 1:00 p.m. ET Our next SOARing Over Lunch call is scheduled for Tuesday, October 9, at 1:00 p.m. ET. Please join us for this informal call aimed at peer-to-peer knowledge sharing and facilitated open discussion. While there is no agenda set in advance for these calls, we do want your ideas! Please e-mail us at to submit any questions and/or topics that you would like discussed on this call. Call-in/log-in information: Conference Phone: 1-866-805-9853 Conference Code:  3195472964 Please note that all phone lines will be muted; attendees will hear the presenters speaking and can submit questions v

New Coordinated Entry Management and Data Guide Available for CoCs

HUD announces the release of a new product to support Continuums of Care (CoCs) in their implementation of coordinated entry (CE) processes. Managing and evaluating a CE process requires careful attention to data elements, client privacy, and system security. This CE guide assists CoCs in navigating the complexities of CE system management. The CE Management and Data Guide expands on previous HUD policy and management guidance and provides a deeper discussion of CE management roles and responsibilities, data privacy and security requirements, CE functionality considerations for HMIS and other data systems, and how to collect and use CE data for evaluation. By looking at how the component parts of a system function together, a CoC can begin to understand whether the pathways and service strategies it has created for participants are effective and efficiently result in crisis resolution. Visit the Coordinated Entry page on the HUD Exchange to view all coordinated entry resour

CPD Funding Matrix and Dashboard Reports Posted

The CPD Funding Matrix and Dashboard Reports , as of October 1, 2018, have been posted to HUD Exchange. These reports provide funding information for each city and state that receive CPD program funds, including Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Continuum of Care (CoC), Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), HOME, Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA), and Housing Trust Fund (HTF). Reports detail the size of each grant received over the past several years, as well as the total amount of funds currently available to be spent on affordable housing and community and economic development activities. CPD Funding Matrix Note: Based on the requirement that a grantee uses the adjusted ratio for determining its compliance with the CDBG timeliness standard of having no more than 1.5 times its annual allocation in its adjusted line of credit balance 60 days prior to the end of its current program year, HUD is in the process of updating the CDBG recapture risk colum

Conference: Solutions for Individual Homeless Adults

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