SSVF Webinar Series: Standards, Fidelity Assessment & Coordinated Assessment: Opportunities for Integration of VA’s SSVF Program. May 30, 2013 2:00 – 3:30 pm. Presenters. Linda Southcott, SSVF Program Office Tom Albanese, Abt Associates Matt White, Abt Associates. Webinar Format.
Standards, Fidelity Assessment & Coordinated Assessment: Opportunities for Integration of VA’s SSVF Program
May 30, 2013
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Linda Southcott, SSVF Program Office
Tom Albanese, Abt Associates
Matt White, Abt Associates
I A: Targeting, Eligibility and Prioritization Criteria
I B: Outreach and Engagement
I C: Screening and Program Admission Determination
II A: Assessment
II B: Housing Plan
III A: Case Management
III B: Tenancy Supports
1. Review standards with staff
2. Assess fidelity and identify areas for improvement
3. Make Improvements
Coordinated Access: Opportunities for Integration of VA’s SSVF Program
Coordinated Assessment is a new requirement outlined in HUD’s CoC Program Interim Rule and ESG Interim Rule, directing the CoC to establish and operate a coordinated process for client engagement and service delivery by 2014. All CoC projects must participate in Coordinated Assessment, including SSVF.
Coordinated Assessment Systems
Do I need to participate in the CoC’s design, planning, and implementation of Coordinated Assessment? … YES!
Access – Coordinated entry point into the CoC system of care.
Assessment – document the needs of individuals and families seeking housing or services
Referral provided for housing and/or services for individuals and families experiencing a housing crisis.
Integrate SSVF services into your CoC’s Coordinated Assessment approach:
The presentation has been recorded and will be posted on VA’s SSVF Website: