Ending Homelessness in Oakland County, MI
Alliance for Housing
WHEN: SEPTEMBER 24, 2020
TIME: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
WHERE: VIRTUAL MEETING VIA ZOOM
Speakers include: Lakeshore Legal Aid, Oakland County HMIS, Oakland County, Community & Home Improvement Division, and C4 Innovations.
Registration is open from August 17 - September 21 OR the event will close if we reach capacity which is at 90 attendees.
Once you register the Zoom information will be sent to you via email.
*Event is FREE
Who are we?
The Alliance for Housing of Oakland County, formerly the Oakland County Taskforce on Homelessness and Affordable Housing (OCTHAH), is the Continuum of Care (CoC) for Oakland County. We are a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization that is a diverse, collaborative group of partners and individuals all working toward a common goal to end homelessness and increase affordable housing opportunities in Oakland County.
The Alliance is made up of a number of organizations from the private and public sectors, and includes entities such as emergency shelters, warming centers, providers of health services including mental health services, providers of services to people with developmental disabilities, for-profit and nonprofit developers of affordable housing, administrators of supportive housing programs, municipalities, governmental agencies, faith-based service providers and more.
How To Get Involved
The best way to stay informed about the CoC is by signing up for our listserv. If you are interested please email Ashley at email@example.com.
CoC General Membership meeting occurs every other month. These meeting provide an opportunity to networ with others interested in ending homelessness, to lean about the working being done to combat homelessness, and to discuss matters that are impacting the CoC.
Click HERE to view all of the Alliance for Housing Committees.
To establish a collective response that addresses homelessness and affordable housing in our community.
To develop a local system that identifies gaps in homeless services and creates solutions to overcome those barriers.
To end homelessness in our community by linking people in need with the services they require.
Membership Organizations and Community Partners
The Alliance is a membership-based organization with non-profit, governmental, for-profit, and community partners throughout the county. Check out our membership page to join, we are always looking for new advocates to join the fight against homelessness in our community.
The following organizations pay due’s annually and are voting members of the Alliance.
Springhill Housing Corporation
The Alliance works closely with a number of agencies that are an integral part in helping end homelessness in Oakland County.
The following organizations are or have supported the Alliance
Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSDHA)
Michigan State Bar Association
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
United Way for Southeastern Michigan
COVID-19 related needs program is supported in part by a grant from United Way for Southeastern Michigan
Alliance for Housing
The purpose of the Alliance for Housing committees and work-groups are to bring together community partners and stakeholders to create and execute a collective response to issues of homelessness and affordable housing in Oakland County.
Strategic Planning, Funding and Advocacy Committee
Project Monitoring and Performance Outcomes Committee
Systems and Implementation Coordination
Finance and Audit Committee
Oakland County Centralized Housing Registry
Your donation to the Continuum of Care will help strengthen the collective response to homelessness and affordable housing in our community. As Continuum of Care we help identify gaps in homeless services and aim to create solutions to over come barriers that individuals and families may face.
Our overall mission is to support housing solutions by promoting community partnerships. Your donation will aid in creating policies and procedures and building relationships to further our mission to end homelessness in Oakland County.
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