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Register today for the Statewide Symposium on Youth Experiencing Homelessness Programming - 10/20/21

(Salem) – The Oregon Department of Human Services (ODHS) will host the Statewide Symposium on Youth Experiencing Homelessness Programming conference on Oct. 29, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

To register online for this free conference visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/virtual-statewide-symposium-on-youth-experiencing-homelessness-programing-tickets-165948972845.

This virtual event seeks to renew community involvement surrounding youth experiencing homelessness in Oregon through a half-day of training, information sharing, and action planning to launch the next phase of supports and services.

The Statewide Symposium on Youth Experiencing Homelessness Programming is intended for all organizations and individuals interested in or involved with planning for housing instability, homeless systems and youth services.

The full agenda can be viewed online here. Topics of discussion will include:

  • The State of Youth Homelessness: What does the data say and why is data important
  • Oregon’s Response to Youth Homelessness: What are we doing here and where are we going
  • Introduction to Direct Cash Transfers 
  • Statewide Homeless Youth Needs Assessment and System Modeling – Report Out and Understanding what we learned
  • Voices of Oregon Youth

Visit https://www.oregon.gov/dhs/CHILDREN/Homeless-Youth/Pages/Training.aspx for more information. 

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Attached Media Files: OR_Summit_Agenda.pdf
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