• Learning and Sharing Best Practices for Ending Homelessness

    June 13th, 2017

    by Kelly Pickell, Senior Program Manager, Foothold TechnologyJune 14, 2017 At Foothold, we are constantly following the trends and best practices for addressing homeless and housing issues. We have a team dedicated to homelessness and HMIS (Homeless Management Information System databases). This includes staff from Client Services, Quality Assurance, and Application Development, who meet daily […]

  • Using Data to Make a Difference: Addressing Homelessness in Vermont

    January 4th, 2017

    by Erin McDonnell, Implementation Consultant, Foothold Technology December 20, 2016 We continue to read stories across the country describing individuals experiencing homelessness and the complex behavioral health issues which often accompany those without stable permanent housing. We also hear stories of success coming out of states like Florida, which recently reported its largest homeless decrease […]

  • Promoting National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

    November 20th, 2015

    by: Jeremiah Dameron November 20, 2015 Yesterday, New York City Mayor Bill deBlasio announced his commitment to create 15,000 new units of supportive housing in NYC. We applaud those efforts and we thank the thousands of providers working to address homelessness around the country. While HUD reports homelessness continues to decline nationally, we know there […]

  • Foothold Technology Staff Join Partners for NYC HOPE Count 2015

    March 17th, 2015

    by Janaki Parthasarathy, Implementation Consultant On February 19th, my colleague Sarah Galena and I participated in the annual NYC HOPE Count. Each year the HOPE Count mobilizes 3,000 volunteers across New York City to canvass parks, subways, and other public spaces on a single night. The goal of the HOPE Count is to collect important […]