A Place at the Table - Identifying Partners for Planning


Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio (COHHIO)

Fact Sheets | June 24, 2009

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Implementing HPRP in Rural Areas
A Place at the Table – Identifying Partners for Planning
June 23, 2009

  • Homeless and formerly homeless people and homeless advocates
  • Local homeless coalitions and networks
  • Homeless services providers and agencies
  • Nonprofit housing developers
  • Local government representatives (appointed officials and city and county agency staff – Community Development, Economic Development, and Health & Human Services)
  • Community Action Agencies
  • Key civic and business leaders
  • Housing authorities
  • Mental health service funders and service providers
  • Substance abuse service funders and providers
  • Funders (United Way and local foundations)
  • Landlords
  • Tenant organizations
  • Workforce Investment Act entities and contracted agencies
  • Colleges and vocational education institutions
  • Veterans service agencies
  • Persons representing special needs populations such as people with mental illness, people with addictions, people with HIV/AIDS, and families fleeing from domestic violence
  • Faith-based organizations
  • Key members of local planning groups
  • Law enforcement (police officers, sheriff’s departments, and probation and parole officers)
  • School district officials
  • Local universities, such as Community Initiatives or Sociology Departments"