Western CoC

Western PA CoC Coordinated Entry 2.0

Overview: The Coordinated Entry System of Western PA (CES) coordinates and manages access, assessment, prioritization and referral to housing and services for any person(s) experiencing or at imminent risk of homelessness in the following counties: Armstrong, Bulter, Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Fayette, Forest, Greene, Indiana, Jefferson, Lawrence, McKean, Mercer, Potter, Venango, Warren, Washington, and Westmoreland. 

Participation in CES is required for all projects funded by HUD Continuum of Care or Emergency Solutions Grants (including those administered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania) and strongly encouraged for all other housing and service providers in order to ensure equitable and coordinated access for all.


Coordinated Entry 2.0 Policies and Procedures


Coordinated Entry 2.0 Training Series Materials

2024 Trainings:

  • March 1, 2024: CE 2.0 - Introducing the Housing Problem Solving Phases  
  • March 15, 2024: CE 2.0 - Navigating CE 2.0 and HMIS Functionality
  • March 28, 2024: CE 2.0 - Policies and Procedures/Launch Count-Down

2023 Trainings:

Coordinated Entry Regions

Western PA CoC - Coordinated Entry Regions











Coordinated Entry 2.0 Training Series - REGIONAL TRAININGS