Library — Interactive Tool

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Interactive Tool  |  April 15, 2016

This map serves as a database of January 2016 Point-in-Time Counts that have been reported in media reports or on Continuum of Care/government websites.

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Interactive Tool  |  April 6, 2016

This interactive map identifies and provides details on the current state of veteran homelessness in the U.S. The map provides details on changes in the number of veterans experiencing homelessness in a community from 2013 to 2014, data on communities that have ended veteran homelessness, and details on the 78 communities that could receive a new, one time "surge" of an additional $300 million in funding over the next three years under the Department of Veterans' Affairs (VA) Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program.

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Interactive Tool  |  December 14, 2015

The majority of those who experience homelessness live in metropolitan areas. This interactive graph is intended to provide a glimpse at how those numbers break down by major metropolitan area.

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Interactive Tool  |  September 24, 2015

This excel spreadsheet is a tool to spark community discussions about 2015 NOFA and CoC performance. It outlines each area CoCs will be scored on as a part of the consolidated application and allows them to estimate how many points they will receive in each category. The tool is also meant to encourage awareness for CoC leadership, CoC Boards, and all CoC-funded projects regarding the importance of having a performance-based review and ranking process for all projects that includes reallocation, making progress on the goals in Opening Doors and HUD’s policy priorities, and strengthening system-wide CoC coordination and engagement.  These points are summarized in charts and graphs. The spreadsheet is designed to be easily printed and shared if communities are simply looking for a summary of points to share.

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Interactive Tool  |  June 30, 2015

This interactive map identifies and provides details on Permanent Supportive Housing Cost Savings studies from across the country. This map graphs where the study was completed, provides bibliographical information, and the results of the study. Links to the studies are included.

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Interactive Tool  |  August 12, 2014

This map pinpoints the cities and states where mayors, governors, and local government officials have committed to the challenge of ending veteran homelessness in their communities. The map also includes the number of veterans in each of those communities. Take a look to see if a government official from your community has signed on to the challenge. If no officials from your community have signed on, encourage them to do so.

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Interactive Tool  |  February 21, 2014

The Center for Capacity Building developed a Homeless System Evaluator Tool. This tool is designed to help communities determine how well they are preventing and ending homelessness based on data from their system.

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Interactive Tool  |  January 30, 2014

This map serves as a database of January 2014 Point-in-Time counts that have been reported in media reports or on Continuum of Care/government websites

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Interactive Tool  |  June 13, 2013

This map serves as a database of January 2013 Point-in-Time counts of homeless veterans that have been reported in media reports or on Continuum of Care/government websites.

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Interactive Tool  |  October 12, 2012

The Performance Improvement Calculator is an interactive tool that allows communities to use local cost and performance data on homeless programs to model strategies that decrease homelessness.

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Interactive Tool  |  May 24, 2012

The goal of this map is to display the progress rapid re-housing programs are making across the country and to encourage local communities to share the results with key stakeholders, decision makers, and policymakers so they can understand the tremendous impact these programs have had and can continue to have with sufficient resources.

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Interactive Tool  |  March 28, 2012

This map serves as a database of January 2012 point-in-time counts that have been reported in media reports or on Continuum of Care/government websites.

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Interactive Tool  |  November 16, 2011

The Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development estimate that 76,329 veterans were homeless on a given night in 2010. This map shows how many veterans are estimated to be homeless in each state.

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Interactive Tool  |  August 18, 2011
There is a noticeable dearth of statistical information on homeless youth. Communities across the country can move toward ending youth homelessness by conducting comprehensive, accurate youth counts to get a better sense of the problem.
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Interactive Tool  |  April 28, 2011

This map serves as a database of media articles about state and local budgets that have proposed cuts to homeless programs in the most recent fiscal year (2011 or 2012).

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