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Warming Center to open week of Jan. 15

We are very happy to share the news that the long awaited warming center serving individuals who are homeless will begin operations during the week of January 15 in the basement of the Citywide Senior Center at 806 Massachusetts Avenue. The Warming Center will be operated by Bay Cove Human Services which was the successful […]

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2017-18 Winter Weather Flyer

Winter weather poses a particularly high risk to the safety of our neighbors experiencing homelessness. The CoC’s updated 2017-18 winter weather flyer, which identifies resources in Cambridge that can help people who are homeless stay safe during the winter, has been posted to the City’s website. Click here to download a PDF file of the […]

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New: Resource Directory Map

Embedded below is a new map version of our Directory of Resources for People Homeless in Cambridge. To view full-screen (recommended), visit www.cambridgecoc.org/resources-map-large or click the “full-screen” icon in the map below. To view our PDF document with slightly more information, visit www.cambridgema.gov/cambridgehomelessresources. A few tips and notes to help you use this map: Resources […]

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Reminder: Homeless Provider Training Series

Homeless provider staff in our CoC who have registered for trainings, please see the following for remaining sessions’ descriptions and locations: 9/5: Introduction to Evidence-Based Practices 9/6: Housing and Case Management 10/3: Motivational Interviewing Part 1, 344 Broadway, 2nd Floor Conference Room Change is difficult for most persons, yet change is the driving force behind most […]

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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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