Training Tools

The Center for Capacity Building is developing a series of tools to help communities better implement best practices and measure their ability to reduce and end homelessness in their communities.


Library Resources

Toolkits | October 14, 2010
The HEARTH Act requires communities meet new and aggressive goals to end homelessness. This document examines performance measurement and improvement tools and strategies that have helped Columbus, Ohio perform well on HEARTH outcomes.
Federal Policy Brief | October 21, 2008
This brief provides a detailed overview of the Homeless Emergency Assistance and Rapid Transition to Housing (HEARTH) Act that was included in the Helping Families Save Their Homes Act, which was signed into law on May 20, 2009 by President Obama. The document explains the legislation's background, provides details on its provisions, and discusses the ramifications of the bill's language for implementation and application procedures.