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Homeless Prevention in the Emergency Shelter Grants Program


Date Published: March 2001


This brochure is intended for administrators, case managers and program directors dealing with Emergency Shelter Grants projects and seeking specific homeless prevention strategies employed by other grantees and agencies operating Emergency Shelter Grants projects. It discusses homeless prevention activities eligible for Emergency Shelter Grants funding, including types of short-term financial assistance, tenant-landlord mediation services, and legal services to prevent eviction. It also outlines strategies for outreach, eligibility screening, and follow-up and tracking.

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Tags: Emergency Shelter Grants
Author Organization
  • Abt Associates
Resource Approver
  • HUD Approved