Housing First – From New Ideas to Working Models
The Western Massachusetts Network to End Homelessness is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring a training on Housing First–what it is, and how it works in practice. Mark your calendar and read below for more details. You can also register for the event using the box below. Click here for the full event announcement.
When: Thursday, October 16, 2014, 9 am – 4 pm
Where: Holyoke Community College Kittredge Center
Description: Service providers and allies who work with families, individuals and youth will benefit from this training, which will provide guidance from people who have been running successful Housing First programs for years. Topics will include program models, best practices, service models, and housing search strategies.
Presenters will include experts in engagement and housing retention services, experienced Housing First providers, landlords, and knowledgeable housing search workers.
The training is $20, which will cover the cost of morning coffee and breakfast pastries, and a mid-day lunch.