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2017 CoC Competition Project Rankings

The CoC Board’s Evaluation Panel met on Tuesday, August 29 to determine the ranking strategy for the FY 2017 CoC Program competition. The project scores and ranks are listed here. The full e-snaps CoC Application and Priority Listing will be posted to the website in late September.

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Directory of Resources updated

We have released a new update of the Directory of Resources for People Homeless in Cambridge. As programs’ information changes frequently, your corrections are always welcome and appreciated. The permanent location for the directory is www.cambridgema.gov/cambridgehomelessresources; using this link, rather than linking to the file itself, will always direct you to the most up-to-date version.

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September HMIS News

2017 HMIS Data Standard Changes October 1st, 2017 marks another year of changes to the HMIS Data Standards. The good news is that the changes this year will have very little impact on front end users. Most users will notice some changes in wording of answer choices. The biggest change will be related to data […]

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FY2017 CoC Program Competition

Each year the Cambridge Continuum of Care applies for funds for homeless services from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This annual grant competition brings about $4 million to the City’s continuum of housing and services. The FY 2017 CoC Program competition opened on July 14 and will close on September 28, […]

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Cambridge Employment Program and Cambridge Works

Allyson Allen, Director of Cambridge’s Office of Workforce Development, presented on her office’s Cambridge Employment Program and Cambridge Works at the June HSPC meeting. We have uploaded the following resources from Allyson’s presentation: Job Search Assistance Resources Job Search Websites Job Training Programs by Industry

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CoC Documents Available for Review and Feedback – please submit comments by July 5

The Cambridge CoC has three documents available for review and feedback. Please take a few minutes to review these brief documents and offer your feedback and comments. Comments and suggested revisions must be submitted by July 5, 2017 to emengers@cambridgema.gov. Suggestions and revisions will be brought to the CoC’s Board for approval. ESG Program Written Standards […]

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