West Coast Convening VII: San Jose

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Day 1

April 6, 2017

American Red Cross

2731 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95134

 

8:30 - 9:00 AM Check in and light breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 AM  Welcome and Opening Remarks

  • Eric Rice, PHD, USC  School of Social Work

  • Robin Petering, MSW, USC School of Social Work

10:00 - 11:00 AM  Youth with foster care history and legal ‘ updates’

11:00 - 11:15 Break

11:15 - 12:30 Innovative housing and working with housing developers

12:30- 1:30 LUNCH BREAK

1:30 - 2:45 Homelessness and higher education

2:45 - 3:00 Break

3:00 - 4:15  San Jose and Santa Clara County feature - “counting” homeless youth

4:30 - 5:15 Bill Wilson Center Drop-In Center Tour

5:30 pm til TBD

No-host Happy Hour

Rookies Lodge

99 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95113


Day 2

April 7, 2017

American Red Cross

2731 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95134
 

9:00 - 9:30 AM Check in and light breakfast

9:30 - 10:45 CSEC Workshop

  • Leslie Briner, MSW,  Training and Policy Coordinator,  YouthCare

10:45 - 12:15 WCC Outcomes Group – Input Gathering

  • Dina Wilderson, PhD, Learning and Impact Officer, YouthCare

12:15 - 1:15 BROWN BAG LUNCH BREAK POLICY WORKSHOP 

Jack Lahey and Laura Onasch-Vera, USC

1:15 - 2:30 Anticipated impacts and strategies for going forward under the new administration

  • Megan Gibbard, MSW, Director,  A Way Home America

  • Dennis Lundberg, Program Director,  Janus Youth Programs

2:30 - 3:30 ONWARD!