HMIS Lead Agency RFP Info Session

On February 21, 2023 at 9:00 AM, the Bakersfield-Kern Regional Homeless Collaborative hosted an informational session for all interested parties regarding the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) Request For Proposal. Details of the the RFP were briefly explained and a question and answer session commenced and included below.

Youth Voice Amplified Podcast Premiers on 2/14/23 on Spotify, Apple Podcast & Google Podcast

Youth Voice Amplified is a youth-led podcast, where youth who have overcome adversity (such as homelessness, foster care, disabilities, chronic illnesses, etc) share their stories of hope, strength & resilience. A flyer is attached with more info. The podcast’s website can also be seen here: To help support the podcast, please like the podcast [...]

Request For Proposals – Bakersfield/Kern Continuum of Care (CA-604) Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) Lead Agency

The Bakersfield/Kern Continuum of Care (CA-604) on behalf of the Bakersfield-Kern Regional Homeless Collaborative is seeking proposals from interested applicants to become the HMIS Lead Agency. Please see request for proposal document below. Applications are due by 5PM on Tuesday, February 28, 2023 and can be emailed to and CC Anna Laven at

Fall Fest Outreach

Clemmer & Company would like to extend an invite to our 2022 Fall Fest Outreach. We are looking for community volunteers and organizations to make this event better than ever for our low-income tenants.  If your agency or organization would be willing to donate hygiene or cleaning products, winter clothing items or distribute information/offer services […]

Homeless Youth Awareness Month Teacher Toolkit

We would love for teachers to use the toolkit to complete a lesson with their classrooms on youth homelessness & ending the stigma of homelessness. Please see additional posts for Poster Contest instructions. Students can win gift card prizes. Instructional Video:       Passcode: K=1*3L57