Assertive Community Treatment
ACT is an evidence-based practice that improves outcomes for people with severe mental illness who are most at-risk of homelessness, psychiatric crisis, hospitalization, and involvement in the criminal justice system.More Info
Supportive Services for Veterans' Families
SSVF provides housing services to Veteran’s or Veteran’s with families to prevent homelessness or assist with securing permanent housing options. SSVF can provide rental assistance or security deposits to establish permanent housing for Veteran’s and their families that are currently homeless. In addition, SSVF can assist with homeless prevention services that can work to prevent a Veteran from becoming homeless.
Balance of State Continuum of Care
The Louisiana Balance of State Continuum of Care (LA BOSCOC) is a self-governing coalition of organizations and people dedicated to ending homelessness in Louisiana. The LA BOSCOC was created in 2015 to provide CoC coverage to Natchitoches, Sabine, Plaquemines, and St. Bernard. Between 2016 and 2018, the LA BOSCOC expanded to incorporate more than half of Louisiana’s geography, including the Baton Rouge, Houma-Terrebonne, and Lake Charles Regions.The LA BOSCOC is governed by its Board. The Board is comprised of elected members from each Region, appointed members from statewide agencies and stakeholders, and people with lived experience of homelessness.
Community Based Recovery Services
CBRS is community based supportive services program that is provided to people needing supports to live independently in the community. In addition to the Community Based Recovery Services, participants may receive a housing voucher or subsidized housing unit as part of their individualized service package.
Permanent Supportive Housing
PSH is community based supportive services provided along with safe, affordable, permanent housing. Best Practice PSH services are individualized, flexible and responsive to the needs of the individual; available when needed prior to, during and after the individual has moved into housing and accessible where the individual lives, as necessary.
DOC Tennant Based Rental Assistance
Emergency Solutions Grant ReStart