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Register Today: Foster Youth to Independence Initiative Webinar Series

November 16, 2021 Print ShareThis

HUD is hosting a new five-part webinar series to provide guidance on starting and administering a Foster Youth to Independence (FYI) voucher program.

From understanding the population served, to developing partnerships, engaging youth, using data, and voucher administration, this series promotes necessary information and best practices for the FYI initiative.

Training Objectives

Participants will be able to:

  • Understand child welfare policies and funding relevant to FYI
  • Understand the unique needs of the FYI target population
  • Recognize best practices in developing and maintaining partnerships to administer the FYI program
  • Apply best practices to engage the FYI target population
  • Leverage data to develop and build successful FYI programs
  • Administer the voucher program effectively

Who Should Attend?

This webinar series is intended for all public housing agencies (PHAs) who are administering or considering administering FYI vouchers, public child welfare agencies (PCWAs), and support services agencies working in collaboration with PHAs.

Schedule and Registration

This webinar series includes five, one-hour sessions followed by a peer-to-peer learning component the following day at 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern. For example, the peer-to-peer session will be held from 2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT on November 17, 2021, following the November 16, 2021 webinar.

When you register for each webinar, you are automatically registered for the peer-to-peer session.

Webinar Date and Time Registration
Voucher Program Administration January 25, 2022
2:00 - 3:00 PM EST
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Past Webinars

Webinar Date and Time Materials
Introduction to Child Welfare August 17, 2021
3:00 - 4:00 PM EDT
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Partnership Development and Maintenance September 21, 2021
2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT
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Youth Engagement October 19, 2021
3:00 - 4:00 PM EDT
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Data Analytics November 16, 2021
2:00 - 3:00 PM EST
Materials Coming Soon

Training Point of Contact

Jie Dong | jdong@bctpartners.com

Tags: Housing Choice Voucher Program