Coordinated Entry Training: Spring-Summer 2021

Please see this link for a recording of a previous Coordinated Entry Training. This link will be available until further notice.

  • Once you’ve completed the viewing of the training, which is about 2 hours and 40 minutes, please complete this form if this is your first time participating in this training. Email the form to or send back via fax at (702) 598-4228.   This document allows for an e-signature.
  • User Agreements are electronically filed by the name of the assessor who completed the training. If you are emailing back the file, please add your First and Last Name and Agency Name to the beginning of the file title, and the date you completed training at the end of the title:
    • For example: YourName YourAgency Assessment Tools User Agreement 03-21-2021.pdf
    • Like: George Apple CCSS Assessment Tools User Agreement 08-09-2021.pdf
  • Submit only PDFs, and include only individual agreements in each PDF.  Please do not send multiple user agreements in a single document or fax.  Documents embedded as graphics in an email will not be accepted, and may be blocked by the County firewall. Forms are due ASAP after training is completed. Only after a user agreement has been received and filed can access to the assessments be provided in the HMIS.
    • If you are taking this training again as a refresher after already having taken it at least once since July 2020, please do not send another user agreement if you already have access to the Coordinated Entry agency in the HMIS.

Southern Nevada Continuum of Care
With the enactment of the HEARTH Act in 2009, the CoC is now an entity that implements the HUD CoC program and includes all who choose to participate and are concerned with and/or are providing services to individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness.

Agendas & Meeting Minutes
Learn about upcoming agendas and dates for Continuum of Care Board meetings or browse our archives.

Working Groups
Working Groups are established to address mandates and/or topics of critical importance to the SNH CoC and specifically referenced in the HEARTH Act.

About Homelessness
There are currently more than 100 service providers, including government entities, nonprofit organizations, faith-based groups and corporate partners, that are working together to provide homeless prevention and assistance programs to bring an end to homelessness in our community.

The Plan
In 2007, the plan was developed using stakeholder input, to guide the work of the community in ending homelessness.

Gap Anaylsis
The gaps analysis identifies key unmet needs in the housing and services system.

Homeless Census
An annual Homeless Census is a requirement of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) of all Continuums of Care throughout the country.

Coordinated Entry
Coordinated Entry (CE) is a requirement of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and is Southern Nevada’s strategy for a more efficient system to help people experiencing homelessness to access housing services.

SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access, and Recovery (SOAR) is a program designed to increase access to SSI/SSDI for eligible adults who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness and have a mental illness, medical impairment, and/or a co-occurring substance use disorder.

National Partnerships
We maintain partnerships with several national organizations.

A Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) is a local information technology system used to collect client-level data and data on the provision of housing and services to homeless individuals and families and persons at risk of homelessness.

Public Input
The Continuum of Care appreciates your feedback! The Public Input section frequently request responses and feedback from stakeholders and the public. Please check the section for more information.

Training Opportunties
There is always more to learn.  We're here to help.

Funding Opportunities
Learn about opportunities to fund our cause.

Glossary of Terms
Definitions and acronyms to help you.

External Resources
Get information on CHAP Specific Resources.

Environmental Reviews
The National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) requires the analysis of the impact of federally funded projects on the environment and vice versa.

Property Partners
Find out how Operation HOME! can support your business.

About Operation HOME!
Operation HOME! is a regional initiative of Help Hope Home to find homes for 2,022 high-risk homeless Southern Nevadans at increased risk of COVID-19 by the end of 2022.

Contracted Provider Resources

For Operation HOME! RRH Subcontractors. Grants access to training links and the document library