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New Interim Guidance Available For Public Comment

May 10, 2018 | June 01, 2018

Draft Interim Guidance Available for Public Comment Through May 25, 2018

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) is developing Interim Guidance on an ongoing basis to ensure quality, consistency, fairness, and efficiency in the delivery of homeless services throughout the Los Angeles County Coordinated Entry System (LA County CES), and to test new practices before developing formal policy. To learn more about the CES Interim Guidance process, please CLICK HERE.


The latest piece of draft Interim Guidance, Multiple Matching to Permanent Supportive Housing, is now available for public comment. This guidance improves the efficiency of the LA County CES by increasing the number of participants matched to Permanent Supportive Housing resources. Matching more than one individual or household to a vacant unit decreases the length of time between a match and a successful occupancy.


LAHSA welcomes feedback on the draft Multiple Matching to Permanent Supportive Housing Interim Guidance. The Interim Guidance is available for review HERE. Public comment will remain open through May 25, 2018 at 12:00 pm PST. Please CLICK HERE to provide written feedback.


About the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA):

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) is a joint powers authority of the City and County of Los Angeles, created in 1993 to address the problems of homelessness in Los Angeles County. LAHSA is the lead agency in the HUD-funded Los Angeles Continuum of Care, and coordinates and manages over $243 million annually in federal, state, county and city funds for programs providing shelter, housing and services to homeless people.


CES Interim Guidance
Coordinated Entry System Policies
LA Continuum of Care Policies
Policy Guidance For Local Responses To Unsheltered Homelessness
Now Available: Multilingual System And Programmatic Documents