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January 7, 2022 – Home for Good Newsletter

January 7, 2022 – Home for Good Newsletter

With a 4 time increase in positive COVID 19 cases in our geographical area and in the interest of protecting public health, the Point In Time Count will now take place in February 2022. 
Sheltered Count 
Tuesday, February 22, 2022 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm 
Unsheltered..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Blog, Featured, News, Point In Time Count
December 17, 2021 – Home for Good Newsletter

December 17, 2021 – Home for Good Newsletter

Every year, Home for Good, along with many other volunteers and Partner Agencies, conducts a survey to assess the number of people in our community who are experiencing homelessness. This count helps to understand who in our community needs help. 

Home for Good and the Continuum of Care..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured, News, Point In Time Count
Re-Entry Awareness

Re-Entry Awareness

On Wednesday, June 23, 2021, Dept of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge issued a letter to Public Housing Authorities, Continuums of Care, Multifamily Owners, and HUD Grantees regarding the importance of access to housing for citizens returning to communities from incarceration.

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured, News
Rental Assistance – Preventing Homelessness

Rental Assistance – Preventing Homelessness

On February 19, Gov. Kemp announced that the State of Georgia has received more than $552
million in stimulus funds through the Federal Emergency Rental Assistance Program.
From the Georgia Department of Community Affairs: If you’re a Georgia renter who has fallen behind on rent..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured, News
GA 505 COC Semi Annual Meeting February 11, 2021

GA 505 COC Semi Annual Meeting February 11, 2021

GA 505 Continuum of Care Semi-Annual Meeting
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Thank you to everyone who joined us for our COC Semi-Annual Meeting. 
Meeting Recording Link  |  Meeting Slides
Important Links: 
> Online Intake Form – Responses Sent..

Posted by Lauren Lynn in Featured, News
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