System Assessment and Design

New federal policies and a changing resource landscape are forcing communities to reassess how their homelessness programs work and are coordinated. The Alliance has numerous tools to help you assess how well your community’s homelessness assistance is functioning and design your assistance to better prevent and end homelessness.


Library Resources

Webinar | July 10, 2013
On this webinar, Norm Suchar from the National Alliance to End Homelessness discussed how Continuums of Care can reallocate resources, including how to review existing projects, identify gaps, and create new projects through reallocation.
Best Practice | March 27, 2013
The purpose of this document is to help Continuums take advantage of opportunities in the interim Continuum of Care regulations to further the use of national best practices in their communities. The Alliance’s recommendations focus on coordinated assessment, transitional housing, rapid re-housing, and governance and performance measurement. This brief also contains many links to other resources available on these topics from the Alliance and its partners.
Other | March 7, 2013
On this page you will find materials to print and facilitate your own Homeless System Simulation Game.