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COVID-19 Homeless System Response: Coordinating with Public Health for Safe Transitions into Housing


Date Published: October 2020


This document serves as a resource for planning safe transitions into permanent housing from isolation and quarantine spaces, protective non-congregate shelter (such as hotels, etc.), new overflow shelter sites, regular emergency shelters, and the streets.

Visit the Disease Risks and Homelessness page on the HUD Exchange for a full list of resources related to COVID-19 infectious disease prevention and response for homeless providers.

The contents of these materials, except when based on statutory or regulatory authority or law, do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. These materials are intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.

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