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Data – December 2020

Data – December 2020

Home for Good, the Continuum of Care, and our Partner Agencies have developed a client By-Name List. This By-Name List is a real-time list of people experiencing homelessness in our community. The list is monitored and updated daily to ensure everyone’s needs are being..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured, News
Community Response

Community Response

Community Response
Home for Good and the Continuum of Care recently hosted the monthly Housing Navigation meeting as a collaborative opportunity with landlord engagement. It was a successful meeting, building on a long-term plan implemented many years ago.

As a community, we are excited..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured
Partnerships Create Pathways

Partnerships Create Pathways

Partnerships Create Pathways
Because of our community partnerships, we now have an online Coordinated Entry form sending responses directly to 2-1-1.

The partnerships in the Chattahoochee Valley are vital to creating pathways to housing. Our Coordinated Entry System through 2-1-1 has..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured, News
Collaboration For a Healthier Community

Collaboration For a Healthier Community

Collaboration For a Healthier Community
  The Continuum of Care recently updated the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS), ClientTrack. This update has opened up another examination around increased capacity and collaboration. Focusing on impact and outcomes, we must be meeting..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured
Emergency Solutions Grants Program CARES Act Funding Session

Emergency Solutions Grants Program CARES Act Funding Session

Emergency Solutions Grants Program CARES Act Funding Session
Home for Good hosted an information session on Wednesday, September 23, 2020. The session recording, slides, and important documents are below.

Application deadline is Wednesday, October 7, 2020.

Session Recording ..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured
HOME FOR GOOD IS THE REGIONAL GRANTEE OF ESG CARES FUNDS

HOME FOR GOOD IS THE REGIONAL GRANTEE OF ESG CARES FUNDS

Home for Good is the Regional Grantee of ESG CARES Funds
COLUMBUS, GA – Home For Good, a program of United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley, announced Wednesday, September 16, during the Coronavirus Community Call they were named the regional recipient of the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)..

Posted by Lindsey Braxton in Featured, News

United In This Together

The Continuum of Care (CoC) Program is designed to promote communitywide goal commitment of ending homelessness. This goal includes providing funding for nonprofit providers’ efforts, and State and local governments to quickly rehouse homeless individuals and families while minimizing the trauma..

Posted by Pat in Featured

Equity is Fundamental

The truth is housing-first works. The truth is a strong Continuum of Care works. The truth is, having a by-name list works. Our community is fortunate; these initiatives were implemented and continue to prove they work – especially for those with lived experiences. 

But if..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Blog, Featured, News

Rehousing and Coordinated Investment Planning Meeting

Rehousing and Coordinated Investment Planning MeetingThursday, July 2, 2020

As our Technical Advisor Rachel Post indicated during the presentation, this is and has to be a community wide effort.  We need input from all aspects of our community as we are all experts in our experiences..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured