Case Management Training Institute

CMTI, generously funded by the CT Department of Housing, was created to provide a comprehensive training program for individuals with case management responsibilities in AIDS services, AIDS housing, domestic violence, homeless shelters, and transitional living programs, regardless of how the positions are funded (i.e. DPH, HOPWA, DOH, and DMHAS).

Click on the following links for more detailed information about CMTI:

(Or click here for a PDF version of the CMTI Manual)

Online Registration:

Click on the link(s) below to register for an upcoming session. Unless otherwise noted, all sessions are 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at Center Congregational Church in Meriden. Light refreshments provided. All sessions are free for ACT members, however non-members will be charged $15 per person. Checks should be mailed prior to each session to: ACT, 110 Bartholomew Ave, Ste 3050, Hartford, CT 06106. Each session is limited to 25 participants, so in order to accommodate as many agencies as possible, there will be a maximum of 2 staff per agency for each session. If you would like to send more than 2 staff from your agency please contact us at to discuss the possibility of special arrangements. PLEASE NOTE: Failure to attend without sending an email to at least 24 hours in advance will result in a $25.00 charge and may limit your access to future trainings.


No classroom trainings will be held in May.

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Housing: Access, Housing First Model, Fair Housing Laws - REGISTER NOW

Presented by Crane W. Cesario, MBA, Capitol Region Mental Health Center and Maria Cuerda, CT Fair Housing Center

Intended Audience: Housing case managers and case managers seeking to learn more about CT housing topics.

We will present information on the “housing first” philosophy and continuum of housing options. The goal of the training is to provide guidelines, helpful tips and share best practices.

We will share information about the Coordinated Access Network, and the process by which individuals and families can find shelter, and other housing programs.

Finally, the training will provide information about and explain the CT Fair Housing Center. Learn about fair housing laws, how complaints are investigated, and tenants’ rights.