Showing posts from February 27, 2020

HUD Final Deadline Reminder: FY 2019 System Performance Measures Report – Friday, February 28, 2020

Resources and assistance to support HUD's community partners Home Programs Resources Training Final Deadline Reminder: FY 2019 System Performance Measures Report – Friday, February 28, 2020 FY 2019 System Performance Measures Report data must be submitted via HUD's Homelessness Data Exchange (HDX) web portal by Friday, February 28, 2020 at

WellSky: 7 takeaways from HUD on the future of homeless service data

These insights from HUD can help your CoC plan for the future. Preview what's in store for CoCs based on these recent HUD comments At the National Human Services Data Consortium (NHSDC) Conference, Abby Miller and Fran Ledger from The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD's) Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs (SNAPS) presented seven takeaways about the future of homeless service data. This free tip sheet summarizes that talk, including:  Upcoming changes to the Longitudinal Systems Analysis (LSA) report The expanding role of HMIS in finding housing solutions Clarifications on privacy and comparable databases This resource distills the information into a quick read that can help your CoC prepare for the future. Download your free copy now! About WellSky WellSky's

Register for Golden Age Games, Coronavirus Tips, Top 5 Education Questions, The Mission Continues

Coronavirus: Call your provider if symptoms develop #VetResources  - for Veterans, their Families, Caregivers and Survivors SIGN UP  for this weekly newsletter.  VIEW/SHARE  as a page.  VA Podcast:  NYPD on 9/11 to Actor, Marine Veteran Hiram Murray Veteran News Network: Registration for the 2020 National Veterans Wheelchair Games now open Photo of the week: Wichita Fire Department visits the Bob Dole VA Medical Center #VetResources FB Live with RallyPoint:  Learn how to connect with other Veterans and resources. Video of the week:  75th Anniversary of the Flag Raising at Iwo Jima Make The Connection Are you going through a tough time? You're not alone – and things can get better. Listen, watch, and learn from hundreds of other Veterans who have shared their stories of recovery.  YOU'RE NOT ALONE Coronavirus: Be informed and call your provider if sympt

WellSky: Case study: The Salvation Army's Pathway of Hope

See how The Salvation Army uses data to enhance fundraising and outcomes  As more funding sources put a greater emphasis on outcomes, your agency may need to enhance the way it tracks and reports program results. This case study on The Salvation Army's Pathway of Hope can help guide your work. Their approach to data collection confirms to donors that they are helping to end intergenerational poverty. You will see how The Salvation Army standardizes assessments, staff training, and outcomes measurement to create a program that generates actionable insights, continuous quality improvement, and over $17 million in new grants. The Salvation Army uses WellSky's Community Services software to pull it all together, powering the workflows and data collection behind Pathway of Hope.  Read more .