CARES of NY, Inc. Presents:

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About the Workshop:

Join CARES for a very important Partners in Progress Workshop on the State of Youth Homelessness.

During this workshop, chairs of the Capital Region Advisory Committee on Youth Homelessness will present the results of the 2018 Capital Region Youth Point-In-Time Count. Youth providers will discuss both the need and resources available in the community as it relates to youth homelessness. Participants can expect to leave with a better understanding of the needs related to youth homelessness at the systems level, as well as a how to support homeless youth in navigating the system.

This workshop is intended for all levels of staffing.

Parking is available in the lot off of Third Street. Light refreshments will be provided.

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About the Workshop:

Executive Directors and Program Managers are invited to join CARES for a special, extended Partners in Progress Workshop, Confronting Discrimination: A Review of Policies and Best Practices for Homeless Service Providers. During this workshop we will discuss:

1) Next steps in counteracting racial discrimination in homeless housing and services.

2) Equal Access in Accordance with Gender Identity Final Rule – a review.

3) Implementing Affirmative Outreach – a best practice.

Participants can expect to leave with a better understanding of how racial discrimination plays a role in homeless housing outcomes in our communities, methods for CoCs to combat racial discrimination, a better understanding of the Equal Access ruling and homeless housing and service providers’ responsibilities in implementation, and development of a plan for how your agency can implement affirmative outreach to increase equity in service provision.

This Partners in Progress presentation is intended for Executive Directors and Program Managers only. Remote partners are encouraged to attend.

Parking: University at Albany Thurlow Lot, corner of Western Avenue and Thurlow Terrace, across the street from Milne Hall. For your convenience, ticketing will be suspended for the day.

Coffee and Pastries will be provided. Please note that lunch is not provided.

Location: UAlbany, Milne 200 1215 Western Avenue Albany, NY 12222

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