Veterans Housing Training (Monday, 8/11/14)
Monday, August 11, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Free parking is available at Lot 6 (entrance is off of Dowlen Dr.)
Please allow yourself at least 20 minutes upon arrival to park your vehicle and check-in at the hospital security desk. There will be some walking required from parking Lot 6 to the front entrance of the hospital.
The parking lot directly in front of the hospital is reserved for VA patients and those will disabilities (exceptions can be made for non-patients/visitors).
Navigating to the Conference room 1281:
Enter the WLA VA hospital through the main entrance at the FRONT.
Obtain your Visitor tag at the security desk by showing a form of ID and inform security that you are going to Conference room 1281 for a Housing Training.
Walk STRAIGHT ahead until you reach the end of the hallway;
Turn LEFT and the conference room will be on your immediate RIGHT.
NOTE: there will be a sign-in sheet when you arrive at the conference room (you do not need to print/bring your Eventbrite tickets).
To help enhance and better coordinate these efforts, the Veteran Housing Collaborative (consists of all our HUD-VASH and SSVF programs) is organizing a training for VASH and SSVF staff on housing navigation and landlord engagement.
**CONTENT COVERED WILL BE SIMILAR ON BOTH DAYS**
Each full day session will include will include presentation of content and facilitated discussions on topics such as:
The sessions will also include brief presentations by a representative from the Housing Authority, who will talk about the inspection process and what to look for when viewing apartments, and Steve Renahan from the Shelter Partnership, who will overview the subsidies available outside the VA system. A plan for next steps to grow collaborative efforts will be developed out of each day.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Paul Duncan, LCSW
Operation Healthy Homecoming
Mental Health America of Los Angeles