Creating Inclusive and Welcoming Communities

Technical Assistance for Working with
LGBT Homeless Population

LGBT Placement of Transgender Persons in SheltersLesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) providers looking for best practices have a new resource, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released a package of technical assistance materials for providers on its LGBT Homelessness page.

Materials include:

  • Guidebook for provider-level policies and procedures,
  • Series of staff training scenarios,
  • Provider-level self-assessment tool, and
  • Community-level decision tree.

HUD LGBT Homelessness Page