This Weeks Right Resources Bulletin ~ One Family

This Week’s News from the ICHH Regional Networks and the Right Resources Bulletin Board
May 18, 2010

Register Now for One Family’s Peer Learning Session for ICHH Partners:
Stabilization and Workforce Development Programming for
Homeless and Recently Housed Households


Where: (New Location!) Worcester State College – 486 Chandler Street, Worcester MA — Student Center, Blue Lounge
Day: Tuesday June 8, 2010
Time: Breakfast and Registration, 8:30 – 9 AM; Program, 9-1 PM


Tentative Agenda

8:30 Registration and breakfast


9:00 Welcome

9:15 – Opening remarks – Liz Cutis, Executive Director of the Interagency Council on Housing and Homelessness

9:30 – Keynote Speakers – Julia Kehoe, Commissioner of the Department of Transitional Assistance and Robert Pulster, Associate Director, Division of Housing Stabilization at the Department of Housing and Community Development

10:30 Breakout Presentation and Discussion Session I (Choose one of the following sessions)

1.      Successful Models for Housing stabilization and Ongoing Case Management – The Center for Human Development and HomeStart, Inc

2.      Making Local Career Centers Work for Homeless and Formerly Homeless Households – Father Bills and MainSpring

3.      Successful Models for Workforce Development Programming in the Healthcare Field – Wellspring House and Project Hope

4.      Workforce Development Programming for Families on TANF: DTA’s New Competitive Integrated Employment Services – Dept. of Transitional Assistance

11:30 Breakout Presentation and Discussion Session II (Choose one of the following sessions)

1.      Asset Development as a Key to Housing Stabilization for Low-Income Households – The MIDAS Collaborative

2.      Strategic Funding Models for Housing and Workforce Development Programs – The United Way of Mass Bay and Merrimack Valley

3.      Empowering Families through Employment and Training – CMHA and the United Way of Central Massachusetts

4.      WorkFirst: Improving Housing Outcomes through Employment – HopeFound

12:30 – Lunch, evaluations and wrap up


Click here to register!


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