The Florida Housing Coalition is presently provide training and technical assistance to Florida’s Continuums of Care. This training and technical assistance is provided pursuant to a contract with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO).
FHC provides Technical Assistance to Continuums of Care in 3 ways:
In June 2015, the Florida Housing Coalition, in partnership with the State of Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and the Florida Realtors released the 2015 Homeward Bound: Policy and Resource Guide for Housing Homeless Floridians. This document gives a historical overview of homeless assistance policy in the U.S. and Florida, examines trends in national and state homeless populations, and describes key policies and programs with a particular focus on empirical research. Homeward Bound is an ideal introduction to homeless issues for entry-level employees at Continuum of Care lead and member agencies, as well as mainstream affordable housing providers, funders, elected officials, and others with an interest in ending homelessness.
Click here to view Homeward Bound. For a downloadable PDF, email Johnitta Wells at firstname.lastname@example.org.