Housing Ohio 2019 - Request for Workshop Proposals

Housing Ohio 2019 will take place  April 8-10, 2019 at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Columbus, Ohio. 

At our annual conference, COHHIO takes pride in hosting engaging topics and skilled professional speakers, and we hope you will join us as a presenter in 2019. We are seeking workshop proposals for a range of best practices in the following topics: 
 
Coordinated entry
  • Assessment
  • Prioritization 
Diversion
Prevention
Emergency Shelter
  • Sustaining low barrier shelters
  • Overdose response
  • Innovative partnerships
  • Shelter staff
Rapid Re-Housing;
  • Prioritizing clients
  • Promoting stability
  • Closing cases
  • Progressive engagement
Street Outreach

Permanent Supportive Housing
  • Moving up strategies
  • Blended management techniques
Funding
  • Fundraising 
  • Grant management
  • Program funding sources for supportive and/or affordable housing development
Homeless Systems Governance 
  • Planning
  • Data analysis 
  • Improving outcomes,
  • Collaborative strategies;
Engagement Best practices
  • Housing First
  • Harm Reduction
  • Trauma-Informed Care
  • Critical Time Intervention
  • Positive Youth Development
  • Assertive Engagement
  • Other evidence-based best practices
Programmatic Leadership
  • Staff retention
  • Staff recruitment
  • Supervision
  • Policy and procedure development
  • Leveraging volunteers
  • Community Involvement/relationship 
Subpopulation
  • Veterans
  • Transition Age Youth
  • Family 
  • LGBTQ
  • Refugees
  • Survivors of Domestic Violence
Racial Equity

Homelessness and Mental Health/Substance Abuse
 
Fair Housing
 
Landlord-Tenant Law
 
Tenant Organizing
 
Advocacy
 
HMIS

Employment/Benefit Connection

Partnerships with Faith-Based Organizations
 
Please note, COHHIO may wish to combine similar proposals into one session. We also prefer to limit the number of speakers in a session to three (3) people.

For any questions, please contact Josh Johnson, Training and Technical Assistance Coordinator, at JoshJohnson@cohhio.org

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* 1. Lead Presenter/Organization Information

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* 2. Previous presentation experience. Where & when have you presented this material before? What experience do you have that gives you expertise to teach this workshop? What response have you received from this workshop in the past?

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* 3. Presenter 2 Name

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* 4. Presenter 2 Email

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* 5. Presenter 3 Name

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* 6. Presenter 3 Email

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* 7. Proposed workshop title

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* 8. Brief description of workshop.

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* 9. Preferred workshop times (check all times that you are available):

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* 10. COHHIO is wishing to be environmentally responsible and will not provide paper handouts at the conference. If you wish to provide handouts, it will be your responsibility to do so. Materials will be made available to attendees from our conference website, including copies of presentations, handouts, and other information.  

We ask that speakers provide copies of all presentations and handouts prior to Friday, March 15, 2019.

By checking the box below, you agree to submit a copy of all handouts prior to March 15, 2019.

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