6.1 Partnering with Child Welfare Agencies to End Family Homelessness

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Conference Presentation | July 24, 2013

Files: Partnering with Child Welfare Agencies to End Family Homelessness by Alison Harte (PDF | 592 KB | 21 slides) ALIGNING HOUSING NEEDS WITH HOUSING OPTIONS by Bridgette Lery (PDF | 290 KB | 9 slides) FAMILY REUNIFICATION HOUSING PILOT ALAMEDA COUNTY, CA by Elaine de Coligny (PDF | 485 KB | 16 slides)

Homelessness and housing instability are not uncommon among the extremely poor families that child welfare agencies serve. This workshop will examine how child welfare agencies can effectively partner with homeless service providers to address their clients’ housing needs in order to contribute to the effort to end family homelessness.

  • Alison Harte, CSH, New York, NY
  • Bridgette Lery, San Francisco Human Services Agency, San Francisco, CA
  • Sharon McDonald, National Alliance to End Homelessness, Washington, DC (Moderator)
  • Elizabeth Varela, Building Futures with Women and Children, San Leandro, CA