coordinated entry

6 Best Practices for Drafting a Client Consent Form

Are you covering all your bases with the client consent form? Here are 6 best practices to make sure your client release is the very best it can be.

4 Ways to Provide HIV/AIDS Housing & Healthcare to Homeless PLWHA

This article discusses four ways to successfully connect people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) to housing and healthcare.

How to Adapt Rapid Re-housing for Youth Homelessness

This article discusses three challenges and their solutions to adapting coordinated entry and rapid re-housing for youth homelessness.

Three Steps to Highly Successful Coordinated Assessment

A successful Coordinated Assessment model requires three basic processes: Determine Client Need, Precise Program Assignment, and Share Data Securely.

Best Practices: Data Collection for Coordinated Assessment and Centralized Intake

Data collection is crucial to the success of any Centralized Intake and Coordinated Assessment model. These best practices for Centralized Intake include...

Centralized Intake: The Role of Usable HMIS Applications

Centralized Intake poses numerous challenges, all of which can be addressed via a user-friendly HMIS platform. Software usability is vital to successful...

9 Reasons Why The VI-SPDAT is the Standardized Assessment Tool of Choice

Determining which standardized assessment tool is best for your CoC? Clarity Human Services explains how the VI-SPDAT helps CoCs meet HUD's requirements.

Coordinated Assessment: The Remedy for a Fractured Service Infrastructure

This article discusses what a coordinated assessment system is, as well as the structure and key elements of a successful coordinated assessment system.

Homeless Female Veterans: Creating Hope for Housing, Safety and Opportunity

Homeless female veterans are not receiving adequate services due to a lack of quality data, highlighting the need for sophisticated HMIS solutions.

Health and Homelessness: How CoCs Can Help

CoCs can use coordinated assessment to address physical, mental, and behavioral health issues among those experiencing homelessness in their communities.