HOMELESS TO HOUSING:

Successful Models for Change

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Wednesday, September 16, 2015

7:00 pm

Harmony Gold Theater
7655 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA  90046

Register Here!      

Free to Attend.  Please Donate what you can.

For Sponsorship Opportunities, click here.

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SPONSORED BY

Ed Buck

Sue Himmelrich & Michael Soloff

Ralph Fertig

John A. Perez

Diana Lynch

Pat & Ira Cohen

Scott Sale

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Join special guests

Assembly Member Adrin Nazarian,

Senators Ben Allen & Holly Mitchell,

L.A. City Council Members Gil Cedillo,

David Ryu, Mike Bonin,

Santa Monica Council Member Sue Himmelrich,

City Controller Ron Galperin with

Elected Officials, Stakeholders and Concerned Residents for

a forum on successful strategies on homelessness

featuring:

 

HOUSING 

Utah - Housing First:

Utah has nearly ended chronic homelessness while saving taxpayer’s money. 

Live interview with the three strategists who implemented what the Washington Post calls
“the nation’s most successful — and radical — program to end chronic homelessness.” 

Panelists:

Lloyd Pendleton, Utah Homeless Task Force

Kerry Bate, Utah Housing Authority

Matt Minkevitch, New Roads

Russell Flowers, Housing Recipient

 

INTERIM SOLUTIONS 

 

Santa Barbara - Safe Parking: 

  New Beginnings provides safe parking lots and connection to services for those living in a car or RV.

Panelist:

Kristine Schwarz, New Beginnings

 

San Francisco - Mobile Showers made from Buses: 

                Lava Mae converts buses into showers and toilets in one the most innovative programs for homeless personal hygeine solutions in the country.

Panelist:

Leah Filler, Lave Mae