Archive for April, 2014

Mayor Parker Reflects on Homelessness in Houston During State of the City Address

Share this post: The Honorable Mayor Annise Parker gave her State of the City address on Thursday, April 3, at the Greater Houston Partnership’s annual event. Mayor Parker dedicated the majority of her address to “finishing what we’ve started,” and

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Parker says city has cut downtown homeless numbers in half

Share this post:Wednesday, April 2, 2014 – Houston Chronicle Parker says city has cut downtown homeless numbers in half By Jayme Fraser and Mike Morris

Coalition Welcomes New Staff

Share this post:The Coalition for the Homeless has welcomed three new staff members: Yvette Fuentes (HMIS Trainer), Edgar Vallarta, MBA, CPA (Senior Accountant) and Karen Flores (HMIS Administrative Assistant). All of our new employees have a long history of nonprofit

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Coalition Update – Coordinated Access Project

Share this post:In January, Houston began Phase 1 of Coordinated Access. Coordinated Access is a new and more efficient delivery system to quickly end homelessness for individuals and families. Previously, the homeless services delivery system in Houston has been focused

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