SHC & CHS Redesign Leadership

Here is a memo regarding the first meeting of the Homeless System Redesign Leadership Team, and a slideshow presentation from CSH outlining the Redesign process. This is a big undertaking. While we want to keep the Leadership Team relatively small, focused, and manageable, many of you will be contacted, if you haven't been already, to … Continue reading SHC & CHS Redesign Leadership

Maine Point-In-Time Count Information

This is a reminder that the annual Point-in-Time count is Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Below you will find information for HMIS participating agencies, agencies that do not participate in HMIS, and for Outreach efforts conducting unsheltered counts. For HMIS Participating Agencies All data in the HMIS for Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing and Safe Haven projects … Continue reading Maine Point-In-Time Count Information

December SHC Meeting – Different Location!!!

This is a reminder that the Statewide Homeless Council will be meeting on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 from 9:30 to 2:00 at the Maine State Library, located at 230 State Street in Augusta, ME (NOT at MaineHousing).  Please see the agenda for details, including a call-in number for those not able to attend in person. … Continue reading December SHC Meeting – Different Location!!!

CE Triage and Diversion “Pause”

Dear Coordinated Entry Participant, On behalf of the CE Subcommittee, after much deliberation and listening to CES partners, the CoC Board has approved a “pause” in the Triage and Diversion portion of Coordinated Entry. This pause will provide time to build a better system coupling what we learned with this experience with emerging best practices. … Continue reading CE Triage and Diversion “Pause”

Additional items for today’s MCOC

Vicky Dute from MaineHousing will be discussing the Supportive Housing Repair Program.  The following link will bring you to the guide: http://www.mainehousing.org/docs/default-source/development/2018-supportive-housing-repair-program-guide.pdf And, in preparation for the 2019 Point-In-Time Count, here are a list of Outreach Leads 2019  and a PIT Count Outreach Lead Description- 2019