Schedule at a Glance

Monday, October 23, 2023
Breakfast7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Welcome and Opening Plenary8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
People with lived experience “more than meets the eye” What have we been missing?9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Surviving to Thriving: Trauma Informed Practices for homeless service providers9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
MCTEH Action Plan Working Session9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Building Strong Engagement with your Local MDHHS9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
What Can We Do Together? Navigating Local Partnerships9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Reckoning, Remembering & Reimagining: Community-Driven Planning Rooted in History and Futuring11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Anti-Racism: Moving from Awareness to Action11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
All In: Engaging state and local leaders in a renewed commitment to prevent and end homelessness11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Field Safety Planning11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Housing Choice Voucher Program Overview and Special Programs Discussion11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lunch Break12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Advancing Equity Despite a New Era of Backlash1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Building Capacity for Authentic Engagement with those with Lived Homelessness Experience2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Case Study: Addressing Homelessness in Tribal and Rural Communities2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Balance of State Continuum of Care: Access Improvement Workshop2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Tenants Rights and Responsibilities2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Longevity in the Workplace: Creating a Culture of Care2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Breakfast7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Yoga Wellness Session8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Welcome and Morning Keynote9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
We’re Serving the Same Folx: What Homeless Service Providers Can Learn from the Domestic Violence Movement’s Trauma-informed Care Model10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Problem solving solutions to homelessness- alternatives to criminalization10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Homeless Pets Need Shelter Too!10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Increasing Access to Housing for Michiganders with Conviction Histories10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Rapid Exit Diversion10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Lunch Break12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Case Management: Unsheltered and Sheltered1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Learning Legit Landlord Lessons!1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
New insights into Michigan’s Homeless Population: Utilization and Demographics1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Common Challenges in Operating SH: Solutions Focused Discussion1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Creative Case Management Solutions to Prevent Homelessness1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Closing Keynote2:15 PM - 3:00 PM