Webinars

Archived webinar recordings from the Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium address key issues related to meeting survivors’ needs at the intersections of domestic and sexual violence and housing/homelessness.

Homelessness and domestic/sexual violence do not impact all survivors equally. Survivors from marginalized communities face additional challenges weathering domestic/sexual violence and housing crises. This webinar will summarize findings from a community-based participatory research study conducted in collaboration with survivors from marginalized communities. Participants will learn more about the cycle of housing insecurity model, and survivors’ barriers in getting and keeping housing.

Women of Color Network, Inc. (WOCN), Safe Housing Partnerships & United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is hosting a teleconference to discuss promising practices, challenges, and solutions to accessible, safe, short and long-term housing for survivors, women of color, and their families. 

Please join us for this 90-minute session – an opportunity for providers to come together, strategize new approaches, and support one another in the field. We know that housing saves lives and we want to hear from you, the invaluable essential workers who often go unacknowledged.

In the midst of COVID-19 and an eviction crisis, join us for a strategic and timely conversation on engaging and creating partnerships with landlords to safely house survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

The idea behind prioritizing the most vulnerable homeless people into limited housing is laudable, yet communities struggle with how to equitably and fairly implement coordinated entry.

As COVID-19 wages on, parents, caregivers, and school staff across the nation contend with the difficulties of homeschooling, virtual learning, and reopening.

Participants have the opportunity to hear from the National Housing Law Project, the Rhode Island Homeless Coalition, and a Washington State Program on the current status of eviction moratoriums and what they mean for survivors and our housing insecure friends and neighbors.

Join us as we build upon the conversation we began last month on addressing racial inequities in safe housing for survivors of gender-based violence during COVID-19 and beyond.

Immigrant survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking face unique and compounded challenges when accessing and maintaining safe housing. COVID-19 exacerbated these problems as well as created new concerns for immigrant survivors.

Communities are finding that flexible funding (financial support provided to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault (DV/SA) and human trafficking) is an effective strategy to address the economic, housing and safety impacts of violence that are compounded by