Point Source Youth is pleased to announce our First National Symposium on Solutions to End Youth Homelessness—Launching Solutions and Systems that Work, in collaboration with the McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research and the NYU Silver School of Social Work and sponsored by the National Alliance to End Homelessness.
June 19th & 20th, 9am–4pm, the Rosenthal Pavilion at Kimmel Center, New York University.
The conference will include panels on The Federal Response to Youth Homelessness, Rapid Rehousing, Keys to Strengthening Youth Homeless Systems, Innovations in High Impact Job Training, Short Term Host Homes, New Youth Homeless Demographic Trends, and the Role of Philanthropy in Funding Homeless Youth Work.
Dennis Culhane, University of Pennsylvania, Jasmine Hayes, US Interagency Council on Homelessness, Brett Esders, US Department of Housing and Urban Development, Mishaela Duran, US Department of Health and Human Services, Admin. for Children and Families, Eva Thibaudeau, Houston CoC, Jama Shelton,Hunter College, Martin Houghton-Brown, Depaul UK, Ryan Berg, Avenues for Homeless Youth, Cathy ten Broeke, Minnesota State Director to Prevent and End Homelessness, Nicole Giannone, Ali Forney Center, Matthew Morton, Voices of Youth Count, Maryanne Schretzman, The Center for Innovation through Data Intelligence - NYC Office of the Mayor, Sara Goldrick-Rab, Temple University, Ian Ellasante, True Colors Fund, Jeanette Ruffins, Bailey House, Nadim Matta, Rapid Results Insitute, Michael Braithwaite, Raising the Roof Canada, Jerry Peterson, Ruth Ellis Center, Mindy Mitchell, National Alliance to End Homelessness, Craig Hughes, The New York Coalition for Homeless Youth, Justin Sage-Passant, Eva's Family Reconnect Program, Caitlin Schnur, Heartland Alliance, Paul Toro, Wayne State University
Dennis Culhane, Professor, Dana & Andrew Stone Chair in Social Policy, University of Pennsylvania and Director of Research, VA National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans
Deborah Padgett, Professor of Social Work and Global Public Health and McSilver Faculty Fellow, NYU Silver School of Social Work
Jama Shelton, Assistant Professor, Hunter College
Mindy Mitchell, Program and Policy Analyst, National Alliance to End Homelessness
Larry Cohen, Executive Director, Point Source Youth
The National Alliance to End Homelessness
The True Colors Fund
The Supportive Housing Network of New York
The Ali Forney Center
The New York Coalition for Homeless Youth
New York City Employment and Training Coalition
Presented with Support From Deutsche Bank
Continuing Education (CE) credits will be available. Details to come.