Tomorrow, June 22 - Join Our National Call-In Day to Protect Medicaid
The Senate is gearing up for a vote on their own version of the American Healthcare Act (AHCA) that passed the House last month, and advocates across the country are calling their Senators on June 22, to make sure Medicaid is protected!
THURSDAY, JUNE 29, 2017 AT 2:00 PM – UPCOMING WEBINAR WITH THE RAPID RE-HOUSING FOR YOUTH LEARNING COMMUNITY
Connecting young people to employment opportunities is an essential piece of the ending youth homelessness puzzle. This online meeting of the Alliance's RRH for Youth Learning Community will explore best practices in making that connection for youth in RRH programs.
Back in March I blogged about the exciting start of the 90 Day Housing Challenge in Georgia. As part of the challenge, 18 organizations across Georgia vowed to move as many families, individuals, and youth as possible from homelessness to homes over the course of 90 days. Monday, June 12 marked the end of the challenge. Today I am excited to announce that 451 households have moved into permanent housing as a result of these shelters rising to the “Challenge.”
Throughout the month of May, the Alliance will post weekly blogs dedicated to helping communities prepare for the Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA). This is the third blog in that series.
Last week, we blogged about what the 2017 CoC Program NOFA Registration Notice tells us about the upcoming competition. As communities anxiously await the release of the NOFA, there are a number of steps CoCs can take now to get ready. These steps, which are outlined in the Alliance’s CoC Awards Preparation Checklist, include: