End Homelessness

Posts on ending homelessness for families, youth, veterans and the chronically homeless.

Studies have consistently found high rates of child welfare involvement among families experiencing homelessness and youth who age out of foster care. Children of families who have experienced homelessness may also represent a significant proportion of an agency’s child welfare caseload. On Monday, November 24, 2008 the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released […]

Proposed new Annual Progress Reports to be generated through HMIS, submitted through E-SNAPs Continuums across the country have begun to notice changes at the Department of Housing and Urban Development Homeless Programs Office as the agency begins to move towards computer based record keeping on a larger scale. The electronic continuum of care application process […]

On Monday, November 24, 2008 the Department of Housing and Urban Development published the Notice of Funding Availability for the Family Unification Program (FUP) in the Federal Register. The Family Unification Program provides rental assistance to families in danger of losing their children to the child welfare system due to inadequate housing. Rental assistance is […]

CSH is holding Four Regional Trainings on the 2009 PITC Who Should Attend: Continuum of Care/CEAS Organizers Point in Time Count Organizers Anyone who will be training staff or volunteers to administer the survey or upload data Dates and Locations: Monday, December 15, 2008 1:00 pm-4:00 pm New Jersey Housing & Mortgage Finance Agency 637 […]

New Jersey Blankfest 2008 Set for Sunday December 14th It is approaching that time of year and once again Let’s Rock America is sponsoring New Jersey Blankfest 2008. With 12 bands lined up, this all day benefit concert will raise much needed blankets and awareness about homelessness in the state of New Jersey. This year’s […]