The Continuum of Care (CoC) Program is designed to promote communitywide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness; provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, and State and local governments to quickly rehouse homeless individuals and families while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused to homeless individuals, families, and communities by homelessness; promote access to and effect utilization of mainstream programs by homeless individuals and families; and optimize self-sufficiency among individuals and families experiencing homelessness.
Equal Access in Accordance with an Individual’s Gender Identity in Community Planning and Development Programs.
Please read the attached message from HUD for details on this important milestone in HUD’s efforts to ensure equal access for all persons in our programs.
United Way Funding
United Way's Education, Financial Stability and Health Vision Councils will be presenting their objectives and strategies on each target issue at several town hall meetings on
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at the College of Central Florida, Ewers Century Center in the Teleconference room.
Organizations that are interested
in applying for funding
are strongly encouraged to attend.
The public is also welcome to attend the presentations to learn how United Way is
working locally to make a difference for our friends and neighbors.
Education Vision Council - 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Financial Stability Vision Council - 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Health Vision Council - 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Please RSVP today:
Faith Beard email@example.com
Important Telephone Numbers:
For Domestic Violence the number to call is 352-622-5919
For Sexual Assault: the number to call is 352-622-8495
Apply for Social Security Benefits.
The CoC Board of Governors serves as the HUD recognized
decision making body. (24 CFR 578.5(a)).
Our members are representatives of relevant organizations that are organized to plan for and provide, a system of outreach, engagement and assessment, and prevention strategies to address the various needs of homeless or at risk of homelessness residents of Marion County.
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness.
The Ocala/Marion Continuum of Care collaborates with member organizations to provide coordinated assistance to the homeless and those at risk of homelessness.
The Ocala/Marion Continuum of Care will facilitate ending homelessness resulting in sustainable, safe and habitable homes for all persons.
The Official HUD PIT/HIC Reporting Site.
The Official Grant Information Site.
Apply for Food Stamps.
Another great HUD resource.
Log into your HMIS account.
For Service Referrals call from any telephone
Homeless Management Info System
... is comprised of service providers, local government, faith-based organizations, non-profit organizations, businesses and housing assistance providers, and is mandated to provide collaborative community leadership resulting in innovative solutions to reduce homelessness and maximize local mainstream resources to meet the needs of the homeless and persons at risk of homelessness.
Everyone is Welcome!!
Join Us on the 4th Tuesday of each Month @ 11:30.
@ the ELC - 2300 SW 17th Rd., Ocala, FL 34471