C5: The Housing Authority: Your Best Friend in Housing Homeless Households
December 5, 20179:45 am - 11:00 am
Dina Ciabattoni; Lisa Kessler; Dale Gravett; Tim Whelan
Many direct service staff are experiencing increased difficulty in finding affordable housing for homeless, low/no income, & hard-to-house households. Learn how the Beaver County Continuum of Care & the Housing Authority of the County of Beaver partnered to house homeless households as quickly as possible by mutually seeking solutions to housing barriers, learning to speak each other’s “language”, & understanding the governing regulations of each entity.
Moderator & Speaker: Dina Ciabattoni, Continuum Of Care Coordinator, Housing Authority of the County of Beaver, Coordinator, Crescent Commons
Speaker(s): Lisa Kessler, Senior Tax Credit Manager and Homeless Transitional Shelter Coordinator, Housing Authority of the County of Beaver; Dale Gravett, Executive Director, Housing Authority of Chester County; Tim Whelan, Executive Director, Cumberland County Housing & Redevelopment Authority.