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Registration is Open – CAN Training: Navigating the Housing and Homeless System in BC

March 13

CAN CONNECTION Trng Alert Navigating Homelessness in Beaver County – May 2020

Beaver County CAN, will offer training, resources and agency services to

navigate the housing and homeless system in place showcasing the

collaborative services offered by The Cornerstone, Beaver County

Continuum of Care, the Women’s Center of Beaver County, The Franklin

Center and other social service providers.

Date:               May 7, 2020 (Thursday)

                        Location:        Beaver Valley Intermediate Unit, Room 107

                                                147 Poplar Drive, Monaca, 15061

                        Time:              9:00 AM —11:30 am

                        Cost:               Free (Continental Breakfast included)

About the Training :

The 2.5-hour session will address the specific needs of those experiencing or about to experience a housing crisis in Beaver County and how to serve clients more effectively. Resource options and being able to access them are key in providing financial, emotional, mental, and physical support to those in need. This training is designed to provide a framework for attendees to understand housing and homelessness in the County and provide options and resources to communicate to their clients. The panel will include:

 

Beaver County Continuum of Care Coordinator

Overview of the Beaver County CoC

Explain the Coordinated Entry process and Outcomes for Beaver County

 

The Woman’s Center of Beaver County

Explain what the Women’s Center has to offer including shelter and counseling services

Review the steps to expect when referring clients for the intake process at the shelter

 

The Cornerstone of Beaver County

Provide an over view of TCBC homeless assistance programs

 

Beaver County Fair Housing Officer  

“Renters Prep” for professionals

 

                           The Franklin Center Homeless Assistance Program 

Rent and utility assistance

 

 

Who Should Attend:

 

All who work in organizations that deal with fostering positive communication and interaction with people/clients facing a housing crisis to achieving housing stability.

 

Details

Date:
March 13

Organizer

BCCAN
Email:
lscaff@bccan.org
Website:
bccan.org

Venue

Beaver Valley Intermediate Unit
147 Poplar Drive
Monaca, PA 15061 United States
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Phone:
412-244-1244
Website:
jennifer@etc-pa.com