Entries by Robyn Andrews

Thank You to All Attendees and Sponsors of This Year’s Institute!

The Florida Coalition for the Homeless, in partnership with the State Office on Homelessness, thanks our attendees and sponsors for their support of this year’s Institute. Workshop presentations that have been made available by our presenters can be downloaded HERE. The Institute took place on November 1-3, 2017 at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, Florida. […]

2017 Florida Institute on Homelessness and Supportive Housing

Please visit FloridaDisaster.org for information on receiving emergency assistance in your area. Our hearts are with everyone impacted by Hurricane Irma, particularly those without a home. Tremendous efforts were made throughout the State to ensure that everyone had safe shelter from the storm.  Due to impacts and cleanup efforts following the storm, Early Bird Registration […]

Warning: Beware of Scams from Companies Claiming to Represent the FIHSH Conference – Please Read

Unfortunately, it has been brought to our attention that there are multiple companies contacting our past attendees, claiming to represent FCH and/or the FIHSH Conference (and/or leaving out important information so that it’s not clear that they do not represent us), offering “assistance” with exhibitor registration and hotel bookings. Some are coming from the number […]

City of Gainesville RFP to Administer and Implement Services for Low Barrier Emergency Services Shelter for Homeless Persons

The City of Gainesville has posted an RFP to “Administer and Implement Services for Low Barrier Emergency Services Shelter for Homeless Persons”.  Please click on the below link to view the details of the RFP; https://www.demandstar.com/supplier/bids/Bid_Detail.asp?_PU=%2Fsupplier%2Fbids%2Fagency%5Finc%2Fbid%5Flist%2Easp%3F%5FRF%3D1%26f%3Dsearch%26mi%3D10071&LP=BB&BI=330790 City of Gainesville – Purchasing Division P.O. Box 490, Station 32 Gainesville, FL. 32602-0490 Request for Proposal Administer and […]

Thank You!

As our fiscal year draws to a close, we wish to thank everyone across the State for their relentless perseverance in the efforts to end homelessness.  YOU are making a difference! The 2017 legislative session was an extraordinary difficult budget and political year, with the state facing a three-year outlook budget deficit and vastly differing […]