Ending Homelessness Partner Update
Real People ~ Real Results
During September, 18 families and 28 single adults who
were homeless moved into permanent housing from emergency
shelters and transitional housing programs. >>
Hypothermia Prevention Sites Gearing Up for 2011-2012 Winter
"As we approach the winter months and prepare to meet
the needs of our most vulnerable residents in the
Fairfax-Falls Church community, it is of utmost importance
that we are all safe from the elements that can cause
hypothermia and even death," said Chairman Michael
O'Reilly, Governing Board of the Partnership to Prevent and
HUD Continuum of Care Grant Applications Submitted
On Oct. 28, the annual Continuum of Care (CoC) Homeless
Assistance grant applications were submitted to the U.S.
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). If
successful, the applications will secure over $5.9 million in
HUD resources to operate 26 CoC programs for one year
throughout calendar year 2012.
Jeans Day Event Raises Funds to Help Put a Zip on
The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Partnership to Prevent
and End Homelessness in partnership with the Fairfax County
Chamber of Commerce gave new meaning to the term “casual
Friday” when it sponsored Jeans Day 2011 on Oct. 21.
Upcoming Trainings and Meetings
HMIS trainings scheduled for December. >>
Regional HOST meetings on homelessness. >>
Nov. 16, 2011
- Prepared by the Fairfax County Office to
Prevent and End Homelessness and the Fairfax County Office of Public
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