Scenario Home / Preventing and Ending Homelessness

Grant Administration: Preventing and Ending Homelessness

Proposed Scenarios / Program Elements Recommendations / Feedback

During the Scenario Development phase of OHCS' Transition Planning Process, OHCS formed a Scenario Building Team (SBT) to research and recommend new service delivery scenarios for the Preventing and Ending Homelessness grants that it administers. The team, including both program staff and external subject matter experts listed below, developed the following proposed service delivery scenario, and the Proposed Program Recommendations:

Proposed Scenario

Expanding Flexibility & Accessibility

Proposed Program Recommendations
Proposed Program Elements Recommendations

Scenario Feedback Survey closed on Dec. 6, 2013

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Scenario Background

Specific Program Area Functions
OHCS administers grants to Community Action Agencies and other non-profit partners to fund Ending and Preventing Homelessness assistance which is delivered across the state by these direct service providers.

Related Programs

  • Emergency Housing Assistance Program
  • Emergency Solutions Grant
  • HOME Tenant Based Assistance Program
  • Housing Plus (HPLUS)
  • Housing Stabilization Program
  • Low Income Rental Housing Fund (LIRHF)
  • Rent Guarantee Program
  • State Homeless Assistance Program (SHAP)

Scenario Build Team Members

OHCS Staff: Marilyn Miller, Bill Carpenter, Ann Brown
External Subject Matter Experts: Jim Tierney, Community Action Team; Janet Merrell, Neighbor Impact; Karen Wheeler, Oregon Health Authority; Lily Sehon, Department of Human Services; Kathleen Scott, Department of Human Services.