C1: Developing LIHTC Housing for People with Disabilities: Case Studies, Challenges, Solutions
October 30, 20189:45 am - 11:00 am
Kim Dolan, Bianca ‘Jamillah’ Waliddin, Elliot Frank, Kim Krauter; Denise Neuschwander
There is a large demand for independent, affordable housing for people with disabilities, yet developing inclusive communities with the low income housing tax credit can be challenging. Panelists will discuss the obstacles, their success stories and suggestions for ways forward.
Moderator: Kim Dolan, Staff Attorney, Regional Housing Legal Services
Speakers: Bianca ‘Jamillah’ Waliddin, Executive Director, Liberty Housing Development Corp.; Elliot Frank, President, Autism Housing Development Corporation of Pittsburgh; Kim Krauter, Chief Operating Officer, Advanced Living Communities; Denise Neuschwander, Program Coordinator – HOME Program, Office of Community Development