Organize community conversations/forums with stakeholders annually to discuss homelessness in your community.
- How many people participated in your community conversation? Please also fill in the chart below or describe in narrative form below the diversity of representation.
Representatives in Conversation/Forum
2 library staff members
|Schools, including your municipality’s liaison for homeless children and youth under the McKinney-Vento Act and other stakeholders|
Youth Services, Parks and Recreation, and/or Youth Service Bureaus
Police, EMS, and/or other municipal outreach staff/volunteers
Social workers employed/funded by municipality
|Other community partners, i.e. community centers, food pantries, other nonprofits (YMCA/YWCA, Boys & Girls, clothing closets (please describe: )|
What was the structure/format of your community conversation/forum? Please describe topics covered and describe how residents were engaged to ask questions.Lisa, can you please add a line for residents and then other for “Other (please list: )”
- Please indicate the name and title of your moderator and their knowledge/experience with respect to key issues and principles in addressing homelessness.
- Please summarize highlights, lessons learned and next steps.