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BIDDERS’ CONFERENCES (Attend one [1] session only) - Posted May 06, 2019

Deadline for submission of Pre-Bidder’s QUESTIONS: Close-of-Business, Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Contact Charlie Winkler to confirm session attendance.

HUD & Federal Shutdown - Posted January 23, 2019

The NYC CCoC is concerned about the impact of the federal shutdown and the limited access to HUD Funded services. Due to the lapse in Congressional Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2019, the FHPR team produced a presentation that was shared at the January Community meeting which provides links to available NYC resources. Please click on to the following to view the full presentation.

HUD & Federal Shutdown - Presentation (PDF)

Social Security Announces 2.8 Percent Benefit Increase for 2019
(En español) - Posted October 11, 2018

Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 67 million Americans will increase 2.8 percent in 2019, the Social Security Administration announced today. The cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits payable to more than 62 million Social Security beneficiaries in January 2019. Increased payments to more than 8 million SSI beneficiaries will begin on December 31, 2018. (Note: some people receive both Social Security and SSI benefits). The Social Security Act provides for how the COLA is calculated. To read more, please visit Information about Medicare changes for 2019, when announced, will be available at

Please see following links for the fact sheets showing the effect of various automatic adjustments:
Fact Sheet for COLA
Fact Sheet for COLA En español

HUD SAGE, Reporting, and HMIS Announcments - Updated Sept. 27, 2018

Sage Announcements
HUD has announced a Sage APR programming change effective 10/1/2018. If you upload your CSV APR report into Sage on or before 9/30/2018, you must upload the version that is currently available in Awards. If you upload your CSV APR report on 10/1/2018 or later, you must upload a new version which will be available in Awards in October.

HMIS Data Standards Changes
HUD has released updated HMIS Data Standards materials, including HMIS Data Standards Dictionary Version 1.3, an accompanying HMIS Data Standard Manual, and an updated HMIS CSV specifications document. These materials can be found at the HUD exchange website (direct link to documents page), version 1.3 is nearly identical to 2017 data standards.

HMIS Document Updates
The HMIS documents page has been revised with new files, including copies of the 2018 HMIS Data Standards, Data Dictionary, and Manuals. Please visit the page via the link in this paragraph or use the navigation on the left HMIS > Documents and Links to review the new documents.

***NOFA 2018 Collaborative Application (PDF)*** - Posted September 14, 2018

2018 HUD NOFA Collaborative Applicant List - Updated September 14, 2018

All new and/or renewal project(s) to be submitted as a part of the 2018 HUD NOFA collaborative application are listed in the FY2018 Continuum of Care (CoC) Priority Listing document in their ranked order. The Priority Listing was determined and adopted by the NYC CCoC appointed Independent Review Team (IRT).

Equal Access and Educational Rights - Updated October 10, 2018

NYC CoC HUD Equal Access Overview Training (PDF)
NYC CoC Educational Responsibilities - ESSA (PDF)
VAWA - NYC CoC Emergency Transfer Plan (PDF)
Addemdum to the NYC CoC LGBTQI Policy (PDF)

The 2018 NYC Coordinated Assessment and Placement System (CAPS) Policy & Procedure Manual - Posted January 26, 2018


2018 NYC CAPS Policy & Procedure Manual (PDF)

CAPS Webinar link


For more information on the criteria used to determine vulnerability in the Standardized Vulnerability Assessment (SVA) please see the Fact Sheet. - Updated July 8, 2019

SVA Criteria Fact Sheet (PDF)


This PowerPoint provides more detail and training on how to complete the supportive housing application properly to get the appropriate SVA determination - Updated July 8, 2019

SVA Training (PDF)


For more information on the populations served, eligibility requirements and Placement Entities in NY/NY III. - Posted April 19, 2018

NY/NY III Populations and Placement Entities (PDF)

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