Supportive Housing in Texas- October 2-3, 2019

Training Location: Community Connections located at 501 Pine Tree Rd., U-7 Library Room in Longview, TX 75604

This 2-day training event provides a comprehensive overview of supportive housing, including multiple program types such as rapid re-housing and permanent supportive housing. Day 1 is focused on exploring the many ways to provide supportive housing services and the basics of program operations. Day 1 includes detailed material on accessing housing resources such as vouchers and subsidized housing. Day 2 explores barriers to implementation, including supporting choice in both housing and services. Day 2 also includes detailed information about providing supports and services and the importance of clinical skills.

Day 1 Learning Objectives

1. Define Supportive Housing

2. List at least three types of supportive housing

3. Navigate to three websites helpful for choosing and getting housing resources

4. Describe the importance of supporting choice

Day 2 Learning Objectives

1. Identify common barriers to implementation and strategies to address those barriers

2. Describe at least three clinical support tools

3. List at least two strategies for working with landlords

4. Define reasonable accommodation as a tool for supporting housing choice

3 seats available.
Price: $0.00