From the National Alliance to End Homelessness:
COVID-19 Webinar Series: Supporting People Remotely in Housing Programs During COVID-19
Thursday, April 9 – 3:00 – 3:30 pm ET
Iain DeJong, OrgCode Consulting, Inc.
This webinar will be facilitated by Iain De Jong of OrgCode Consulting, Inc. and will highlight a number of considerations for staff that work in Rapid Re-Housing (RRH) and Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) programs to support people remotely during the coronavirus pandemic.
Topics to be covered in the webinar include: staff wellness; communicating with program participants; considerations for prioritizing time and who to serve; staying connected; supporting financial matters; supporting harm reduction; addressing food security; changing support plans; assisting with crisis planning; and supporting landlords. This webinar is a condensed version of the original 90-minute webinar topic provided by OrgCode on March 31.
Additional NAEH COVID-19 Resource Highlights:
Fact Sheet: Population At-Risk – Homelessness and the COVID-19 Crisis
Coronavirus and Homelessness
Homelessness & COVID-19: Considerations and Action Steps
Community Survey: Protecting People Experiencing Homelessness from COVID-19
Using Medicaid Waivers to Improve Access to Care for People Experiencing Homelessness During COVID-19