HUD FY 2019 Continuum of Care Competition – Local Request for Proposals

Thomas Jefferson Area Coalition for the Homeless (TJACH) is soliciting proposals for the US Dept. of HUD’s Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition.  We are seeking proposals from organizations interested in providing services for persons and families experiencing homelessness in the City of Charlottesville and counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson. Background The […]

Housing & Homelessness Symposium

Many thanks to the City of Charlottesville Housing Advisory Council and UVA’s Batten School for their help in sponsoring the 2015 Housing & Homelessness Symposium! It was a great success with over 100 community stakeholders in attendance including homelessness and housing service providers, local funders, community leaders and advocates. Our speakers were full of good […]

New Coordinated Entry Process

After many stakeholder meetings and significant research, TJACH has identified a new tool for assessing households for homelessness resources. The new Coordinated Entry Packet includes: 1) A cover sheet identifying the components of the Coordinated Entry Packet 2) Pre-screening questions to help service providers determine whether they should complete a Coordinated Entry Packet 3) Demographic […]

Spring for Housing

TJACH is coordinating a special housing surge this spring, called Spring for Housing. With funds from the City of Charlottesville’s Affordable Housing Fund, TJACH will rapidly re-house 21 vulnerable households experiencing homelessness. Using U. S. Department of Housing & Urban Development and Virginia Department of Housing & Community Development, TJACH will house an additional 10 […]