The Learning Center
The Learning Center equips our community with tools and information to be more effective.
Our current services include:
- Leading trainings and workshops that build capacity and professional development.
- Researching and publishing information that highlights community needs and offers solutions.
- Promoting and partnering with existing training resources and develop new or additional trainings.
- Serve as a resource for other systems of care to learn about homeless services and share information and resources.
For more information about the Learning Center, trainings or how to host your own training please contact Dave Thomas at 312.379.0301 x 12 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Research and Reports by All Chicago
All Chicago Data Dashboard
Current Graphics, Reports, Guides & Assessments
MacArthur Foundation: How Housing Matters in Chicago Conference White Paper
Press Release: Impact of homelessness prevention programs on homelessness
Housing is a Core Issue Infographic
All Chicago Veteran Resource Guide 2015
Student Emergency Fund: A Needs Assesment
Researchers from the University of Chicago and Loyola University Chicago, in collaboration with the Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness, conducted a two-year independent evaluation of how the Plan to End Homelessness has impacted Chicago's homeless system. The final reports have been released and are available for review.
In November 2010, the Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness released the first year results of the Evaluation of Chicago’s Plan to End Homelessness in two reports. View the Qualitative Report and the Quantitative Report to learn more. For additional information about the initial results, see the researchers' Power Point Presentation (March 2011).
In September 2011, the Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness released the final results of the Evaluation of Chicago's Plan to End Homelessness. Read the final report or view the researchers' Power Point Presentation detailing the results.
Final Provider Survey Report
In May 2012, the Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness released the final provider survey results of the Evaluation of Chicago’s Plan to End Homelessness. View the final report to learn more.
Final Youth Report
In June 2012, the Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness released the final youth results of the Evaluation of Chicago’s Plan to End Homelessness: Youth Component. Read the final report of the researchers detailing the results.
Corporation for Supportive Housing
Homes for the Homeless/Institute for Children & Poverty
National Alliance to End Homelessness
National Center on Family Homelessness
National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
National Health Care for the Homeless Council
National Housing Law Project
Technical Assistance Collaborative
Find Government Offices in your County
National Government Agencies
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Administration on Children Youth and Families
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA)
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
HUD Office of HIV/AIDS Housing
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Homeless Programs Office
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness
2015 Learning Center Trainings and Materials
Technical Assistance Training Series Presentation Materials:
February 2, 2016 - Chronic Homeless Definition - Final Rule Training
Chronic Homeless Definition - Final Rule - Webinar
Chronic Homeless Definition - Final Rule - PP Handout
September 27, 2016 - How To's of Government Funding Beyond HUD Grants
How To's of Government Funding Beyond HUD Grants - Webinar
January 16, 2015- HMIS Pefermance & Evaluation Training
HMIS Performance & Evalution - PowerPoint Presentation
February 20, 2015- Housing First Model Training
Housing First Model - PowerPoint Presentation
March 27, 2015- Defining & Recording Chronic Homelessness Training
Defining & Recording Chronic Homelessness - PowerPoint Presentation
April 9, 2015 - PTSD: Beyond Basics Training
PTSD: Beyond the Basics
April 24, 2015- Robert's Rules of Order Training
Robert's Rules Of Order - PowerPoint Presentation
July 8, 2015 - Human Trafficking in the Homeless System (presented by Darci Jenkins of Heartland Alliance)
Human Trafficking Identification & Responsible Response to Survivors - PowerPoint Presentation
July 9, 2015 - Employment Resources for Veterans (presented by AmericaWorks & National Able)
September 18, 2015 - All Chicago 101
All Chicago 101 - PowerPoint Presentation
October 27, 2015 - LGBTQ Cultural Competency & Fair Housing
October 30, 2015 - Continuum of Care Orientation
CoC Orientation - PowerPoint Presentation
November 12, 2015 - Using Public Benefits to Combat Homelessness
Using Public Benefits to Combat PowerPoint Presentation
City Enrollment Paralegals
Domestic Violence Specific DHS Rules
Self-Advocacy Worksheet for GED Students - TANF recipients
Domestic Volence Definitions and Proof
20 Most Common IDHS Acronyms
Public Benefits Quick Reference Guide DRAFT
Tips for Navigating the DHS Appeal Process