Weekly Roundup 7.11.18
Weekly Roundup 7.11.18: HMIS, VISTA RFP for partner sites, housing and immigration, Boulder LOI for SWS, NOFA and more!
HMIS July Updates
What's happening with HMIS in Metro Denver? Click here for more info about hiring updates and job opportunities, the upcoming HMIS user group mtg, available technology stipends, and an update on our new HMIS vendor, BitFocus.
MDHI VISTA Project is Requesting Applications for Partner Sites
MDHI is pleased to be able to offer community partners an opportunity to apply to host a VISTA service member as part of our Homeless Crisis Response System VISTA project. VISTA members serve on the project full time for a year providing capacity building support for homeless services, housing focused programming, and community planning groups across the seven-county region. MDHI oversees and manages the grant, recently approved for a fifth year. Read the full RFP in the link below, and contact firstname.lastname@example.org with all questions.
Housing and Immigration Status
The OneHome team has put together some useful information related to subsidized housing and immigration status, as well as a links for downloadable "red cards" which list people's constitutional rights, and putting together a family preparedness plan.
Howard Burchman and the other good folks at Housing Innovations, LLC, put together a handy resource to help track all of the changes to the 2018 HUD Continuum of Care (CoC) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA). You can access the resource here. Thank you, Howard!
City of Boulder Requests Letters of Intent for Severe Weather Sheltering
The City of Boulder is requesting Letters of Intent (LOIs) to provide severe weather sheltering services (SWS) for adults experiencing homelessness in the City of Boulder.
Applications must be submitted via email to email@example.com with the subject line, “SWS LOI” by July 30, 2018, at 4 p.m. No paper or late submissions will be accepted.
For complete guidelines for this opportunity, visit the Request for LOI document at bouldercolorado.gov/human-services.
Mental Health First Aid Training
Englewood Housing Authority Waitlist Opening
Englewood Housing Authority, dba Innovative Housing Concepts has posted notice that the waiting list for One Bedroom, Non-Smoking, Public Housing Units at Orchard Place will open at 8:00 a.m. on July 16th, 2018, and close on Friday, July 20th, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. Applications will be available on July 16th, 2018, at 8:00 am, at the IHC office and on the website.