3.10 Preventing Family Homelessness: New Research, New Approaches


Conference Presentation | August 15, 2012

Files: City of Philadelphia, Office of Supportive Housing Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program by Katrina Roebuck (PDF | 145 KB | 4 slides) Targeting Homelessness Prevention by Sara Zuiderveen (PDF | 1.29 MB | 18 slides) Prevention Philly (XL | 11 KB | 3 worksheets)

Is your community’s investment in preventing family homelessness having an impact? This workshop will examine new and emerging research that can inform how communities target their homelessness prevention resources. New approaches to homelessness prevention will also be explored.

The powerpoint presentations for this workshop are available for download above.


  • Martha Burt, Urban Institute, Washington, DC
  • Sharon McDonald, National Alliance to End Homelessness, Washington, DC (Moderator)
  • Katrina Roebuck, City of Philadelphia Office of Supportive Housing, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sara Zuiderveen, NYC Department of Homeless Services, New York, NY