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GPD Regulations and Guides

2018 Recipient Guide
GPD Regulations (38 CFR Part 61)
Case Management Regulations (June 2018)
Final Rule - Veteran Definition and TIP Payment (November 2017)

Per Diem Rate Request Information

Current maximum per diem rate is $47.36
Per Diem Request Worksheet and Instructions 
FAQ Sheet - Tungsten Netowrk for Per Diem Billing (July 2018)

Case Management Grant Resources

Grantee Guide
Caseload Tracking Tool Quick Guide
Caseload Tracking Tool Data Definitions

Trainings & Technical Assistance Resources

SAMHSA SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery (SOAR) and Benefits Calculator
GPD Option Year Funding - FY 2020

SQUARES 2.0 Website    Info Sheet 
New GPD Grantee Orientation (Sept 6, 2018)

Flexing Beds Between Awards  Powerpoint  Recording  Calculator
Updated Federal Criteria and Benchmarks
GPD Homeless Criteria
Homeless Management Information System (HMIS)  

Fiscal Resources

SF 425 Training (December 12, 2018)
Fraud Waste and Abuse Awareness Presentation  
Indirect Cost Rate Presentation
Information on Indirect Cost Rate Agreements
Allowable and Unallowable Costs

Templates and Forms

SF 425 Federal Financial Report
HHS Direct Deposit Sign-Up and Contact Forms
SF 270 Request for Reimbursement - Special Need
Voucher Form Template
TIP Voucher Form Template

Daily Census Template
Length of Stay Calculator
Change of Scope Suggestions & Criteria 

Conference Call Highlights

September 10, 2019
July 9, 2019
June 13, 2019 - SOAR 
May 14, 2019
April 9, 2019 
March 12, 2019
January 8, 2019
December 11, 2018
November 13, 2018
June 11, 2018
May 14, 2018