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Resources by Topic: Continuums of Care (CoC)

Subtopics under this category include CoC Planning Body and Process

  Resource Title Date Completed Abstract
HUD icon HUD Homelessness Data Exchange (HDX) The Homelessness Data Exchange is an on-line tool designed to allow Homeless Continuums of Care to submit data to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the....  More
HUD icon HMIS Cash Match Calculator Dec 2010 This tool is designed to help all Applicants who are requesting funds under the homeless assistance competition for HMIS to determine the correct cash match amount. The match....  More
HUD icon Operations Cash Match Calculator Dec 2010 This tool is designed to help all Applicants who are requesting funds under the homeless assistance competition for project operations to determine the correct cash match amou....  More
HUD icon Supportive Services Cash Match Calculator Dec 2010 This tool is designed to help all Applicants who are requesting funds under the homeless assistance competition for supportive services to determine the correct cash match amo....  More
HUD icon 2008 CoC Registration Broadcast Presentation Slides Apr 2008 On April 22, 2008, the Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs held a satellite broadcast to describe the 2008 application process and required registration steps. The bro....  More
HUD icon 2007 CoC Debriefing Broadcast Presentation Slides Feb 2008 The 2007 Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance competition funding announcement was made on December 21, 2007. HUD held a satellite broadcast on Thursday, February 21, 2022 at....  More
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HUD icon 2007 CoC Debriefing Score Summary Feb 2008 The 2007 Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance competition funding announcement was made on December 21, 2007. HUD has scheduled a satellite broadcast on Thursday, February 2....  More
HUD icon A Guide to Counting Sheltered Homeless People (Revised) Jan 2008 This revised guide, which has been updated to reflect recent changes in HUD's NOFA for McKinney-Vento programs, describes recommended methods for collecting data on sheltered....  More
HUD icon A Guide to Counting Unsheltered Homeless People (Second Revision) Jan 2008 This guide describes several methods for identifying, counting, and learning about homeless people who are unlikely to be found in shelters or in other residential programs wi....  More
HUD icon Fund Accounting Clinic -- Manual Aug 2007 The purpose of the training is to help Special Needs and Assistance Programs (SNAPS) grantees understand what fund accounting is and how fund accounting applies to SNAPS grant....  More
HUD icon Fund Accounting Clinic -- Presentation Aug 2007 The purpose of the training is to help Special Needs and Assistance Programs (SNAPS) grantees understand what fund accounting is and how fund accounting applies to SNAPS grant....  More
HUD icon 2006 CoC Exhibit 1 Application Debriefing Information Apr 2007 This document summarizes the most common issues from the 2006 CoC Exhibit 1 Application.  More
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HUD icon National APR Data: Operating Year 2005 Apr 2006 National data is available on program progress and accomplishments achieved during operating year 2005. This data was compiled from Annual Progress Reports submitted by grante....  More
HUD icon National APR Data: Operating Year 2006 National data is now available on program progress and accomplishments achieved during operating year 2006. This data was compiled from Annual Progress Reports submitted by gr....  More
HUD icon Building Effective Coalitions Jun 2009 The guidebook is designed to help CoCs that have formed coalitions with homeless service providers, but still have not successfully involved organizations beyond the homeless....  More
HUD icon Continuum of Care 101 Jun 2009 This guidebook provides an overview of the CoC homeless assistance system. It covers what a CoC is, why it is important, and how a system is organized and includes program res....  More
HUD icon Directory of Disaster Response and Recovery Resources Jun 2009 The goals of the Directory are to: Provide Continuums of Care (CoC) a guide to the development of disaster/emergency preparedness. Help CoCs better understand the disaster/em....  More
HUD icon Rural CoC Guidebook Jun 2009 This guidebook is designed for providers in rural communities who are interested in forming a new CoC or joining or improving an existing one. It shares tools, ideas, and stra....  More
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HUD icon Coordinating Community Plans May 2008 In recent years, driven by intersecting Federal, State, and private initiatives, the emphasis has shifted from managing homelessness to preventing and ending homelessness in c....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon A New Vision: What is in Community Plans to End Homelessness? Oct 2006 In 2000, the National Alliance to End Homelessness announced A Plan, Not a Dream: How to End Homelessness in Ten Years. Drawing on research and innovative programs from around....  More
HUD icon Continuum of Care Forum Sep 2006 The Continuum of Care Forum was held in Denver, Colorado, September 19-20, providing a unique opportunity for organizations that are leading Continuums of Care (CoCs) to consi....  More
HUD icon Calculating Unmet Need for Homeless Individuals and Families Apr 2006 This guidance will assist your community in preparing the McKinney-Vento application and undertaking long-term program planning. HUD has developed this guidance to assist CoCs....  More
HUD icon Worksheets for Calculating Unmet Need Apr 2006 These worksheets will assist you to calculate unmet need for Emergency Shelters (ES), Transitional Housing (TH), and Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH). This document should....  More
HUD icon Guidance on the Continuum of Care and Education Rights Coordination Jan 2006 This letter to Continuums of Care and national list of State Education Agencies is provided to help CoCs ensure the protection of the education rights to homeless children and....  More
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HUD icon A Place at the Table: Homeless Veterans and Local Homeless Assistance Planning Networks Dec 2005 This revised and updated guidebook is intended for those developing or honing homeless assistance projects for veterans. Revised from the 2002 edition, it provides information....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon Estimating the Need: Projecting from Point in Time to Annual Estimates of the Number of Homeless People in a Community and Using This Information to Plan Permanent Housing Mar 2005 This guide is designed to help communities use point-in-time data to make accurate projections about the numbers of chronically homeless persons in the community. The guide al....  More
HUD icon Accessing Mainstream Service Resources for People Who Are Homeless Jan 2004 This comprehensive one-day training presentation on mainstream service resources is intended for state and local Continuum of Care (CoC) agencies. It provides information on a....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon NAEH's Ten Essentials Toolkit Aug 2003 This checklist is intended for service providers and Continuum of Care (CoC) administrators seeking guidance on community-based solutions for ending homelessness. It includes....  More
Other Federal icon Regional Housing Forum: A Technical Assistance Guide for Housing Resources and Strategy Mar 2003 This guide is intended for states looking to expand housing opportunities for people with disabilities. Prepared for the State Health Policy Technical Assistance Exchange Coll....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon Continua of Care Best Practices: Comprehensive Homeless Planning in Rural America Jun 2002 This report is intended for Continuum of Care (CoC) providers in rural areas. It focuses on four rural jurisdictions that have successfully implemented HUD's Continuum of Care....  More
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HUD icon Evaluation of Continuums of Care For Homeless People: Final Report May 2002 This study is an assessment of the Continuum of Care approach implemented in 1995 by HUD to streamline the funding and grant-making process under the McKinney-Vento Homeless A....  More
HUD icon Continuums of Care for States Feb 2001 This brochure is intended for Continuum of Care (CoC) administrators seeking tips to develop strategies for coordinating state CoCs. It provides an introduction to the challe....  More
Non-Governmental Organization icon How to be a "Player" in the Continuum of Care: Tools for the Mental Health Community Jan 2001 This guidebook is intended for program administrators and directors involved with the mental health community. It is aimed at providing the mental health community with the to....  More
Other Federal icon Seizing the Moment: Using HUD's Consolidated Plan to Identify Affordable Housing Opportunities for Homeless People with Serious Mental Illnesses Oct 1999 An introduction to the federally mandated ConPlan: How it influences housing policies and federally funded housing activities in communities, and how homeless providers and th....  More
HUD icon Continuum of Care Planning and Implementation (Guide to) Jan 1999 This guide is intended for administrators and case managers designing and implementing Continuum of Care (CoC) planning processes. It is meant to facilitate the design and imp....  More
HUD icon Continuum of Care Planning and Implementation (Trainer Guide to) Jan 1999 This guide is designed for HUD staff or contracted consultants to use in presentations to providers about the design and implementation of Continuum of Care (CoC) systems. The....  More
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