>GMHSC is a collective of agencies in Moncton Services the homeless population. Each individual agency would have their own separate programs and mandates. GMHSC is the entity for coordinated access; a Built for Zero approach to data collection and housing matching for individuals experiencing homelessness. An individual would not contact GMHSC directly for services rather they would engage with any of the agencies affiliated with coordinated access and their information is then shared with GMHSC to implement a systematic approach to prioritize the individual for a housing match to available units.
>GMHSC collects data through the coordinated access approach with the intent to identify the inflow and outflow of the homeless population. This data is used to fill service gaps, acquire funding based on trends and needs in community, and match homeless individuals in a priority order to housing units with appropriate services available.