The Homeless Outreach project is the primary entry point into the Manchester and Nashua areas Continua of Care systems and other networks of services for chronically and other homeless individuals and families. The project is funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Our Homeless Support Specialists reach out to individuals and families who are unsheltered. These clients are connected to services and adequate housing within the respective Continuum of Care services system. The services provided last year through this program (outreach, intervention, referral and case management) resulted in 819 people, including 220 children, being directly assisted or referred for services from other agencies within the Manchester and Nashua homeless services delivery systems.