Our Funded Projects

The Three County Continuum of Care funded projects receive CoC program funding for various programs that serve individuals and families who are at risk of, are currently experiencing, or who have experienced homelessness. The projects include: permanent supportive housing, transitional housing, and supportive services across eight organizations.

2020 CoC Grant Inventory Worksheet

2019 CoC Grant Inventory Worksheet

 

Funded Project Locations

Hampshire County

A Positive Place, Cooley Dickinson Hospital

CHD Permanent Supportive Housing, Center for Human Development

 

Paradise Pond Apartments, Way Finders, Inc.

 

Shelter Plus Care, ServiceNet

Village Center Apartments, Hilltown CDC

Berkshire County

Adult Independent Living, Construct, Inc. 

 

CHD Permanent Supportive Housing, Center for Human Development

 

Louison House Transitional Housing, Louison House

 

Northern Berkshire PSH, Louison House

Project Reach, Construct, Inc. 

Franklin County

A Positive Place, Cooley Dickinson Hospital

CHD Permanent Supportive Housing, Center for Human Development

STEP Program TH/PH-RRH, DIAL/SELF, Inc. 

Shelter Plus Care, ServiceNet

More About the Projects and Agencies

Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) Projects

Village Center Apartments - Hilltown CDC (5 units)

Among its stock of rental housing, Hilltown CDC operates five units that are CoC-funded PSH. The units are located in the Hilltown region of Hampshire County and consist of some family units and some individual units, which have a priority for Veterans. As required, Hilltown CDC offers supportive services to all program participants.

A Positive Place Cooley Dickinson Hospital (14 units)

A Positive Place provides confidential and comprehensive HIV care and prevention in Hampshire County and surrounding areas. This program includes 14 units, serving both individuals and families. To be eligible for this program, at least one household member living with HIV and AIDS. The beds are scattered throughout Hampshire, Franklin, and Hamden County.The program offers a range of supportive services for all program participants. 

Paradise Pond - Way Finders, Inc (4 units)

Paradise Pond Apartments, built and operated by Way Finders, Inc, consist of 12 units, of which four are CoC PSH units for formerly homeless families. The apartments are located in Hampshire County. Way Finders, Inc. helps connect program participants with supportive services in the area.

CHD PSH Center for Human Development (48 beds)

The CHD PSH program has 48 beds and is operated by the Center for Human Development (CHD). The 48 beds are located in Hampshire, Franklin, and Berkshire counties and consist of congregate living beds, shared apartments, and single units. CHD offers a range of supportive services to all program participants. 

Northern Berkshire PSH - Louison House (9 units)

Northern Berkshire PSH program is operated by Louison House in North Adams. The program has nine units, serving individuals and families. All units are located in North Adams, Berkshire County. Louison House offers a range of supportive services to all program participants.

Project Reach - Construct, Inc. (3 units)

The Project Reach program is a three-unit PSH program operated by Construct, Inc. The one- bedroom units are located in southern Berkshire County. Construct, Inc. offers all program participant a range of supportive services.

Shelter Plus Care - ServiceNet, Inc. (22 units)

The Shelter Plus Care program is ServiceNet, Inc.'s 22-unit PSH program, serving individuals who are eligible for the Department of Mental Health (DMH) services. The single units are scattered throughout Franklin and Hampshire Counties. Through the DMH-funded ACCS program, ServiceNet, Inc. offers a wide range of supportive services for all program participants. 

Transitional Housing (TH) Projects

 

Lousion House TH - Louison House (22 beds)

In addition to their PSH program, Louison House also operates a CoC-funded transitional housing program. The Louison House TH program has a maximum bed capacity of 22, serving both individuals and families. The beds are located in a single building in North Adams, Berkshire County. Louison House offers a wide range of services for all TH participants with the goal of attaining safe and affordable permanent housing. 

Adult Independent Living - Construct, Inc. (10 beds)

In addition to the Program Reach program, Construct also operates a CoC-funded transitional housing program. The Adult Independent Living program consists of 10 beds, serving individuals with some set-aside for youth and youth adults. The beds are located in two separate TH sites, located in southern Berkshire County. Construct offers a wide range of services for all TH participants with the goal of attaining safe and affordable permanent housing. 

Joint Component Housing Projects (Both TH and PSH)

 

DIAL/SELF TH/PSH-RRH - DIAL/SELF, Inc. (10 beds)

The TH-PSH-RRH program is a transitional housing and rapid re-housing hybrid program, called a "Joint Component" program, operated by DIAL/SELF, Inc. The program serves youth and youth adults in Franklin and Hampshire County. The program consists of 10 slots which are offered as either a transitional housing bed or medium-term voucher. The transitional housing beds are located in Franklin County.The vouchers, including Section 8 and MRVP vouchers, are subsidized through the Franklin County Regional Housing Authority  

In addition to their CoC-funded programs, many of the agencies have other services and housing programs that expand beyond the CoC.

The Three County Continuum of Care is a program of Community Action Pioneer Valley

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