West Coast Convening V Agenda April 7th - 8th, 2016

West Coast Convening V

#westcoastconvening

Day 1

April 7, 2016

Youth Center on Highland

1220 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038

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

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

Eric Rice, PHD. Associate Professor, University of Southern California School of Social Work

Robin Petering, MSW, PhD Candidate, University of Southern California School of Social Work

10:00 - 11:00 AM CES Developments

  • Megan Gibbard, A Way Home America

  • Angela Rosales, LA Homeless Services Authority

  • Moderator: Eric Rice, USC School of Social Work

11:00 - 11:15 Break

11:15 - 12:15 System involved youth

  • Robin Petering, USC School of Social Work

  • Erin Palacios, Bay Area Legal Aid

  • Moderator: Dennis Lundberg, Janus Youth Developments

12:30- 1:30 LUNCH BREAK W/ HOMEBOY INDUSTRIES CATERING

Thank you USC SSW Homelessness and Housing Research Cluster!

1:30 - 2:30  Measuring Outcomes

2:30 - 3:30 PM     Alternative Models for Housing: Family Reunification & RRH

  • Scott Schubert & Erin MacGuire, Groundwork Project

  • Heather Brown, Outside-In

  • Ben Henwood, USC School of Social Work

  • Moderator:  Emily James, Step Up on 2nd

3:30 - 3:345 Stretch and Restore Break

3:45 - 4:30 Youth Center on Highland Tour

4:30 - 5:30 Big data and Policy advocacy

 

7:00 pm til TBD Happy Hour

Hotel Erwin Rooftop

1697 Pacific Ave, Venice, CA 90291


 

Day 2

April 8, 2016

Safe Place for Youth

2469 S Lincoln

Venice, CA

 

9:30 - 10:00 AM     Check in and light breakfast

10:00 - 11:00 Peer leader programs

  • Eric, Robin, Jaih Craddock and Youth

  • Moderator: Alison Hurst

11:15 - 12:00 What’s next and where are we going

12:00 - 12:30 Closing