People and Agencies in Action

The purpose of the SICOCN is to bring together public and private community based organizations, government, representatives and consumers to identify ways to serve the homeless by identifying gaps and proposing action to fill those gaps.  This includes seeking and managing grant funding.


The FY 2016 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition application was submitted Monday September 12, 2016.  See more about our local application process at the HUD NOFA tab.

The change over to Service Point for our HMIS is complete.  Training will be available on-line.  Password and information will be sent.

Please register for Service Point New User Training on Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CST at:

Agency staff should participate in this webinar to review processes for collection client demographics and project participation.


See the SICOCN goals under the NEWS; Our Network tab.

The next SICOCN MEETING will be on January 5, 2017 at Lifeboat Shelter in Mt Vernon.  Click on link for more details – See you there!                                                     Map Quest

WE WANT YOU TO BE A MEMBER                                                                 HOW TO JOIN
Homeless Service Providers                              City & County Officials                                              Sheriff & Police Departments
Local Depart.of Human Service                         Housing Authorities                                                   Social Service Agencies
State & Federal Legislators                                Ministerial Alliance                                                    Health Care Providers

Southern Illinois Continuum of Care Network – Your Local Network of Homeless Assistance Providers


SICOCN Partners

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