Webinar: Working with Early Childhood Programs to Assist Homeless Children and Families


Webinar | October 16, 2013

Files: Carie Bires Presentation (PDF | 374 KB | 7 pages) Deborah McMillan Presentation (PDF | 216 KB | 8 pages) Elizabeth Hinz Presentation (PDF | 463 KB | 13 pages)

This webinar, held on October 3, 2013, explored linkages between housing and homeless service providers and early childhood development programs.Programs discussed include: Head Start/Early Head Start, Early Intervention (IDEA Part-C) services, and the Maternal Infant Early Childhood Home Visitation Program. Speakers discussed how their organizations are working to close the bridge between children’s services and the housing and homeless service community.

Speakers included:

  • Elizabeth Hinz, Minneapolis Public Schools, Minneapolis, MN
  • Deborah McMillan, Public Health Management Corporation, Philadelphia, PA
  • Carie Bires, Ounce of Prevention Fund, Chicago, IL