This webinar will provide information related to HMIS data collection, privacy concerns, mobile data collection, as well as research and population sampling to determine the degree to which COVID-19 has impacted the homeless community. Experts in these areas will provide important information and share tools that will help your data collection efforts in the field.
Speakers: Joy Moses, Director, Homelessness Research Institute, National Alliance to End Homelessness Fran Ledger, US Department of Housing and Urban Development Matt Simmonds, Simtech Solutions Dr. Dan Treglia, University of Pennsylvania's School of Social Policy and Practice
COVID-19 Webinar Series: Federal Funding to Address Homelessness and COVID-19: Ask the Experts Thursday, April 23rd -- 3:00 pm ET
The CARES Act provided important new financial resources for addressing homelessness, both through grants to communities' homelessness systems and through direct payments to most low-income individuals and families. This webinar will provide details about what new money is available and how to access it. It will also update listeners on the prospects for additional resources in upcoming legislation.
Steve Berg, Vice President for Programs and Policy, National Alliance to End Homelessness
Roxy Caines, EITC Campaign Director, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities