Coordinated Access is one way to ensure that individuals entering the homeless-serving sector do not slip between the cracks. It is part of systems planning that ensures that when an individual or family accesses a service, it is appropriate for them and their needs. If this is not the case, Coordinated Access allows for the communication and quick transferral of the individual or family to more appropriate services.
This list of resources is a good starting point for communities looking to better align themselves with each other in order to provide efficient, accessible and appropriate services to program participants.
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