Be Heard on the Federal Plan to End Homelessness: Wed., 12/8, 10 am

We have an exciting opportunity to weigh in on the federal strategic plan to end homelessness! The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), in partnership with the MA Interagency Council on Housing and Homelessness, the Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance and our MA Continuums of Care, is providing this important opportunity to help shape the […]

Published in Continuum of Care, Forum on November 19, 2021.

CoC Applications Available for Review

FY2021 CoC Applications Our Hampden and Three County CoCs have posted their FY2021 CoC Applications for public review prior to applications being submitted to HUD on November 16. The applications are available at the CoC websites: Three County CoC: comments to Keleigh Pereira at Hampden County CoC: https:/springfieldhampdencoc.wordpress.comEmail comments to Gerry McCafferty at: […]

Published in 3 County CoC, Continuum of Care, Hampden County CoC on November 12, 2021.

Springfield-Hampden County CoC Annual Meeting and Call for New Members

Please join us! Friday, November 129-10:30 amon Zoom  Register at to receive a Zoom link for the meeting. The meeting is open to anyone interested in the Hampden County response to homelessness in our community. The CoC welcomes new members. You can join by attending the annual meeting, or contacting the CoC administrator at Annual Meeting […]

Published in Continuum of Care, Hampden County CoC on November 8, 2021.

Additional Information and Correction for CoC Funding Competitions

IMPORTANT CORRECTION for Springfield-Hampden CoC Competition: Please note that there is an error in the deadline for proposals. The deadline is Friday, Oct. 15, 2021 at 4 p.m. To see Hampden County Q&A notes from their Bidders’ Conference go here. To see Three County CoC notes on the Q&A from their Bidders’ Conference go here.

Published in 3 County CoC, Continuum of Care, Hampden County CoC on October 4, 2021.

You’re Invited: Three County CoC Annual Meeting – September 23, 1 pm

This is an important opportunity to connect with the housing and homelessness work happening in our three western counties of Hampshire, Franklin and Berkshire, which impacts us all across the entire region. Please join! Three County Continuum of Care Virtual Annual Meeting Thursday, September 23rd from 1-2:30pm Agenda includes: A Year in Review Pandemic’s Impact […]

Published in 3 County CoC, Continuum of Care on August 30, 2021.

3 County CoC RFP Released; Annual Meeting Save the Date 9/20

The Three County CoC announces: The RFP for the Local Funding Competition for the Three County CoC has been posted to Community Action’s website at to apply is August 30. Questions? Contact Keleigh Pereira, Program Director,, 413-376-1184 Also see below and mark your calendar please!

Published in 3 County CoC, Continuum of Care on August 5, 2019.

HUD Awards FY2018 CoC Projects

HUD recently announced its FY18 awards of over $200 million for over 900 new homelessness programs across the U.S. and its territories. For the Western region, the Springfield/Hampden County CoC received $4.2 million; the Berkshire/Franklin/Hampshire Counties CoC received $1.8 million. View a list of all FY 2018 CoC Awards.

Published in Continuum of Care on February 17, 2019.

Three County CoC seeking new lead agency – RFI due by Nov. 30

Hilltown Community Development Corporation has acted as the Collaborative Applicant for the Three County CoC serving Berkshire, Franklin and Hampshire Counties for the last 6 years. Due to a number of factors, Hilltown will discontinue its role as the CoC’s Collaborative Applicant as of June 30, 2019. This Request for Information (RFI) seeks to gather information […]

Published in 3 County CoC, Continuum of Care on November 5, 2018.

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