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Upcoming: Housing + Employment Works Webinar Series

February 16, 2016 Print ShareThis

Are you interested in how Continuum of Care (CoC) leadership, CoC Program recipients, and local workforce professionals can more effectively provide employment support for homeless and at-risk job seekers? Check out the new four-part webinar series titled Housing + Employment Works.

This webinar series is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH).

By viewing the entire series, participants will:

  • Gain a working knowledge of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and its implications for homeless assistance providers.
  • Understand ways in which Workforce Board programs and CoC programs can partner to improve employment services access and outcomes for people experiencing homelessness.
  • Know how to better ensure that opportunities and support are available for people needing a living wage who can use employment to prevent and end their episodes of homelessness.

Schedule of Webinars for the Housing + Employment Works Series:

Webinar Title

Date

Event Page

A Discussion of WIOA, Rapid Rehousing, and Rapid Job Placement

February 25, 2016

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Building System Capacity to Employ People Experiencing Homelessness

April 21, 2016

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Employment Assessment in Coordinated Entry Systems

June 16, 2016

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Systems Performance Measures around Employment and Income Maximization

August 18, 2016

Coming Soon

For more information about the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) as it pertains to Housing + Employment Works, please view the WIOA Fact Sheet on the HUD Exchange.

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Tags: CoC Homelessness Assistance Programs