4.7 Ideal System Design: Ideas and Strategies


Conference Presentation | July 23, 2013

Files: 4.7 Ideal System Change by Katie Kitchin (PDF | 2.56 MB | 10 slides) Right-Sizing: Modeling the Ideal System by Megan Kurteff Schatz (PDF | 659 KB | 26 slides)

How many shelter beds do you need? How much rapid re-housing? How many permanent supportive housing units? This workshop will discuss strategies systems can use, in concert with outcome data and consumer input, to figure out how much of each intervention their system needs to effectively end homelessness.

  • Katharine Gale, U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, Washington, DC
  • Katie Kitchin, Community Alliance for the Homeless, Memphis, TN
  • Megan Kurteff Schatz, Focus Strategies, Sacramento, CA
  • Norm Suchar, National Alliance to End Homelessness, Washington, DC (Speaker/Moderator)