Objective A: Develop assessment and discharge protocols to identify and provide for support needs.
Objective B: Develop a tool assessing housing needs, support needs, preferences, and risk of
homelessness allowing for living in the most integrated setting.
Objective C: Expand use of Homeless Management Information Strategies (HMIS) for individuals with disabilities.
Objective D: Establish a discharge planning workgroup.
Objective E: Improve discharge planning for the homeless.
Objective F: Require that Public Housing Authorities develop policies allowing youth in State care
access to housing waiting lists prior to their 18th birthday.
Objective G: In line with Breaking the Cycle: Delaware’s Ten-Year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness And Reduce Long-Term Homelessness, include “Recommendation 3: Improve Discharge and Transition Planning to Prevent Homelessness Following Transition Between the Children’s System of Care and the Adult System and Discharge or Release from Hospitalization, Institutionalization and Incarceration”.
Objective H: Develop an information technology platform for a common assessment tool.
Objective I: Create tools to enhance self-management skills.
Objective J: Promote the development of a model for consumer self-management to incorporate into
person-centered planning and self-directed care programs.
Objective K: Enhance consumer access to tools critical to self-management on the internet.
Objective L:. Build capacity for State to categorize consumers by key descriptors.
Objective M: Implement performance management within state agencies through performance-based
budgeting and an annual review of benefits.