3.9 Partnerships to Improve Children’s Outcomes


Conference Presentation | February 21, 2013

Files: Partnering to Serve Homeless Children by Carie Bires (PDF | 382 KB | 26 slides) Overview: Partnerships to Improve Children's Outcomes (PDF | 289 KB | 11 slides)

Communities can develop new partnerships to expand the resources available to them in supporting the children of households experiencing homelessness. This workshop will discuss new opportunities presented with the expansion of the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program under the Affordable Care Act, and strategies for working with McKinney-Vento Homeless Student Liaisons.

  • Carie Bires, Heartland Alliance, Chicago, IL
  • Carmela DeCandia, The National Center on Family Homelessness, Needham, MA (Moderator)
  • Margaret Schuelke, Progressive Redevelopment, Inc., Decatur, GA