Policies and Procedures

In compliance with HUD guidance and regulations for operating a Continuum of Care (24 CFR 578) the following Written Standards and Policies have been adopted by Guilford Continuum of Care.

  • Written Standards for Coordinated Assessment (Accessing CoC and Emergency Solutions Grant funded Housing) approved by CoC membership on June 14th, 2018. This Written Standard also contains the CoC’s Chronic Homelessness Prioritization as described in HUD Notice CPD-16-11: Prioritizing Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness and Other Vulnerable Homeless Persons in Permanent Supportive Housing. This document also includes ESG Prioritization Policies and Procedures as well as Emergency Shelter Practices.
  • Preventing Involuntary Family Separation Policies and Procedures. This policy is in development and will be added upon adoption.
  • Housing First commitments adopted July 2015.
  • Appeal Process 2018