CSH Hot Topic to focus on how to Facilitate Successful Re-Entry to End Homelessness

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Thursday, October 18 from 2:00 to 3:00 PM ET
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The Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) is pleased to present our next Hot Topics in Supportive Housing audio-conference, which will focus on strategies for facilitating the successful return to our communities of persons leaving the criminal justice system. This audio-conference will highlight the key roles of collaborations and linkages to appropriate housing opportunities for achieving such successful re-entry. Participants on this call will learn about the implementation of the Frequent Users of Jail and Shelter Initiative by the New York City Department of Corrections and its key partners. Participants will also learn about the innovative approaches to meeting the housing and service needs of persons re-entering society after being incarcerated that have been developed by Thresholds Psychiatric Rehabilitation Centers in Chicago, IL.

Presenters on this call will include:
Kathy Coughlin, Deputy Commissioner for Programs and Discharge Planning, New York City Department of Corrections

Tony Zipple, CEO, Thresholds Psychiatric Rehabilitation Centers

Tim Devitt, Director of Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment, Thresholds Psychiatric Rehabilitation Centers

Matthew Doherty, Director, National Resource Center, Corporation for Supportive Housing (Moderator)

Participants in this Hot Topics audio-conference are encouraged to review the materials for this audio-conference that are available for download at CSH’s website.

Please join us to learn more about this important topic! If you have any questions, please feel free to contact CSH.