OJJDP's National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC), in conjunction with the Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and SchoolHouse Connection, will host a 90 minute webinar on May 7, 2019, from 1 - 2:30 pm ET, which will focus on preventing homelessness and supporting homeless youth.
In this webinar, presenters will provide a comprehensive and holistic view on supporting homeless youth. The webinar will review intervention strategies, how to interact with communities, and local homelessness systems, and conclude with a Q&A session. This event will be moderated by Francis Mendez, Project Director, OJJDP's NTTAC and include the following presenters:
- Christopher Holloway, Runaway and Homeless Youth Program Manager, Family and Youth Services Bureau
- Patricia Julianelle, Director of Program Advancement and Legal Affairs, SchoolHouse Connection
- Norman Suchar, Director, Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs at U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Registration: Register for the webinar here.