Ready, SET, Go!

SNAPS e-Learning Tuesdays

The weekly Ready, SET, Go! webinar series, sponsored by HUD's Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs (SNAPS) will provide comprehensive information for Continuums of Care (CoCs), HMIS administrators, grantees, project sponsors and other stakeholders on a variety of topics focused on community planning and capacity building. The Ready, SET, Go! webinars will focus on strategies to assist communities prior to publication of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act as amended by the HEARTH Act as well as with the implementation and regulation requirements once the HEARTH Act regulations are published.

If you are interested in registering for an upcoming Ready, SET, Go! webinar, you may do so on the HRE Calendar.

The webinars below are organized alphabetically by topic area and chronologically from newest to oldest within each topic. Please click on any of the webinar headings to read the text for that section and to find the link to the webinar materials. Each section can be expanded or collapsed by clicking on its heading.

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Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR)

  • AHAR Part 2: Steps to a Successful Data Submission (10/23/2012)

    This webinar will provide an in-depth look at the most frequent data quality challenges communities face when submitting data to the AHAR, as well as discuss possible solutions to these challenges.

  • AHAR: An Introduction to the Data Collection Process (10/9/2022)

    This webinar introduces communities to the AHAR data collection process, including key terms and dates, and a brief overview of the Homelessness Data Exchange (HDX).

  • AHAR Part 2: Steps to a Successful Data Submission (10/11/2021)

    This webinar presents HUD guidance for the 2011 AHAR, tips for reviewing and proofing data, and how to work with AHAR Data Collector for new and experienced AHAR communities.

  • AHAR Part 1: An Introduction to the Data Collection Process (10/4/2022)

    This webinar introduces CoCs and HMIS administrators who are new to the AHAR process or want a refresher on the basics of the data collection process. The topics covered include an overview of data collected for AHAR, how to submit data via the HDX, and key terms and dates for the AHAR process.

Annual Performance Report (APR)

  • Developing and Reporting Performance Measures (3/27/2012)

    This webinar reviews the new CoC Annual Progress Report performance measurement questions, covers the importance of performance measurements, and offers guidance on how recipients can monitor their progress towards their performance measures throughout their operating year.

Continuum of Care (CoC) Program

Continuum of Care Check-up

  • CoC Check-up: Next Steps (1/17/2012)

    This webinar provides an overview of next steps for CoCs, including a review of self-assessment reports, new HDX reports, self-assessment tools, the CoC Action Plan template, and related instructions for completing the CoC Check-up.

  • Introduction to the Continuum of Care Check-up (11/8/2022)

    This webinar introduces CoC Leads and CoC Stakeholders to the Continuum of Care (CoC) Check-up, a new process designed by HUD to help CoCs determine their current capacity and performance and the degree to which CoCs are prepared for HEARTH implementation.

Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program

Housing Inventory (HIC) and Point-in-Time (PIT) Counts


  • Building Community Partnerships to Effectively Serve Veterans Experiencing Chronic Homelessness Webinar (9/20/2012)

    This webinar covers best practices for serving Veterans experiencing chronic homelessness through partnerships established by VAMCs and PHAs with community organizations.

  • Beyond HUD-VASH (5/23/2012)

    This webinar, hosted by the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), provides advice from successful efforts on developing a comprehensive approach that effectively uses the resources available to Veterans to improve housing and life outcomes.

  • HUD-VASH 101 (1/24/2012)

    This webinar provides an overview of HUD-VASH policies and requirements.

Other Homeless Resources