Tools, Resources, & Links

New Mexico specific resources:

Check out the MFA's 2022 Housing New Mexico: A Call to Action Report:

Links to important agencies for housing and homelessness

MFA Housing Directory:

http://www.nmmfa.org/publications/housingServiceDirectory.asp

Children’s Defense Fund:

http://www.childrensdefense.org/site/PageServer

 

HUD Homeless Assistance:

http://www.hud.gov/offices/cpd/homeless/index.cfm

 

New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority:

http://www.nmmfa.org/

 

National Alliance to End Homelessness:

http://www.endhomelessness.org/

 

National Coalition for the Homeless:

http://www.nationalhomeless.org/

 

National Coalition for the Homeless Reports and Publications:

http://www.nationalhomeless.org/publications/reports.html

 

National Low-Income Housing Coalition:

http://www.nlihc.org/

 

Corporation for Supportive Housing:

http://www.csh.org/

 

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans:

http://www.nchv.org/

 

Coalition for the Homeless:

http://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org

 

National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty:

http://www.nlchp.org/

 

Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law:

http://www.povertylaw.org/

 

Southern Poverty Law Center:

http://www.splcenter.org/

 

New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty:

http://www.nmpovertylaw.org/

 

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' Homeless Initiative:

http://www.va.gov/homeless

online trainings

how to define & document homelessness

This online training helps Transitional Housing, Rapid Re-Housing and Permanent Supportive Housing programs funded by HUD’s Continuum of Care understand who qualifies for their program. The training covers what criteria an individual or family must meet in order to meet HUD’s definition of homelessness for each program type. The training also covers how to properly document homelessness in order to fully comply with HUD's regulations.

how to define & document chronic homelessness

This online training helps Continuum of Care Permanent Supportive Housing programs under HUD's chronic homelessness regulations. The trainings covers what criteria an individual or family must meet in order to be considered chronically homeless. The training also covers how to properly document chronic homelessness in order to fully comply with HUD's regulations.