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Changing the Tune of Homelessness - LA Conference on Homelessness & Housing

Acadiana Regional Coalition on Homelessness and Housing

Friday, March 15, 2013 at 1:00 PM - Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 12:00 PM (CDT)

Lafayette, LA

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This is your last chance to register for the Louisiana State Conference on Homelessness - Changing the Tune of Homelessness! We hope to see you in Lafayette March 13th!


If you have questions, you can call Conference Chair Autumn dela Houssaye at 337-235-4972 x 108.


Conference Agenda

 Wednesday March 13, 2013

 

9:00 AM         Pre-Registration

 

12:00 PM       Registration

 

1:00 PM          Opening Session - Nan Roman, National Alliance to End Homelessness

 

2:30 PM          Afternoon Plenary - Linda Kaufman

 

                        100,000 Homes at Work in Our Community

 

4:15 PM          Facility Tours - Lafayette Catholic Service Centers & Acadiana CARES

 Thursday March 14, 2013 

 

7:30AM          Light Breakfast

 

8:30 AM         Workshops I

 

                        1.1 Introduction to the 100,000 Homes Campaign – Linda Kaufman

 

                        1.2 Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS – Claude Martin

 

                        1.3 Current Practices among ESG Recipients – HomeBase

 

                        1.4 Mind, Body, Spirit- Care of the Care Giver – Bessie Senette

 

10:00 AM       Workshops II

 

                        2.1 VA Homeless Programs – Dorothy Thomas

 

                        2.2 Assisting Victims of Domestic Violence – Sheila Cole

 

                        2.3 Current Practices in Coordinated Intake – HomeBase

 

                        2.4 Ending Homelessness in Louisiana – Linda Kaufman

 

12:00 PM        Keynote Luncheon - Iain De Jong - Music to the Ears of the People You Serve

 

1:45 PM          Workshops III

 

                        3.1 State Homeless Programs – Nicole Sweazy

 

       Shelter Plus Care Update – James Young

 

       Emergency Solutions Grants Update – Winona Conner

 

                        3.2 Homelessness, Poverty, and Disaster Recovery – Martha Kegel

 

                        3.3 Common Questions in the Homeless Definition - HomeBase

 

                        3.4 Domestic Violence 101 – Sheila Cole

 

3:15 PM          Workshops IV  

 

                        4.1 VA Boot Camp – Elvettra Gibbs

 

                        4.2 PATH at Work in Our State - Panel Discussion

 

                        4.3 The Louisiana Homeless Census – Erin Matheny

 

                        4.4 The HEARTH Act & Homeless Education – Patsy Williams

 

5:30 PM          Networking Social

Friday March 15, 2013

 

8:30 AM         Breakfast Plenary - Iain De Jong - 15 Things to Stop Doing in 2013 to End Homelessness

 

10:15 AM       Closing Session - Educating Homeless Students in 2013

 

To book room for the conference, please call the Hotel Acadiana at 337-233-8120.Use the code "HME" when registering for the special conference rate.

 

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Have questions about Changing the Tune of Homelessness - LA Conference on Homelessness & Housing? Contact Acadiana Regional Coalition on Homelessness and Housing

When & Where


Hotel Acadiana - to book room call 337-233-8120
1801 West Pinhook Road
Lafayette, LA 70508

Friday, March 15, 2013 at 1:00 PM - Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 12:00 PM (CDT)


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Acadiana Regional Coalition on Homelessness and Housing

Regional IV Continuum of Care serving homeless individuals across eight parish region of SW Louisiana

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  News and Updates
2012-10-24 08:36:09

Early bird begins December 10th!

Stay tuned for the promotional code and future updates. 

2012-12-10 09:54:05

Earlybird Promo

If you'd like to recommend a speaker or topic, please email adelahoussaye@catholicserivce.org

2013-01-29 11:09:07

100K Homes

We are pleased to announce that Linda Kaufman, National Field Organizer for the 100,000 Homes Campaign will be joining us. She will deliver a plenary on the process adn progress of the campagin and workshops on implementing the campaign to end homelessness in Louisiana. 

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