2020 Rural Homeless ConferenceApril 29-30 | Alex Haley Farm
The 2020 Rural Homeless Conference is the nation’s only dedicated rural convening of service providers, leaders, advocates, and consumers working to end homelessness in the United States.
There are other challenges that continue to fuel the problems that create homelessness and a scarcity of affordable homes. Families are being displaced and tenants are being evicted at a rate that exceeds the number and availability of homes. Health and societal costs of the burgeoning number of people without homes is bringing corporations and the health sector to the table around the importance of housing as a public good.
Who is the Rural Homeless Conference For?
- Social Service Providers
- Community development organizations
- Health-sector professionals focused on social determinants of health
- Housing finance professionals
- Philanthropic leaders working on the intersection of housing and other social issues
- Government sector innovators and cross-sector collaborators
- Rural housing practitioners
Executive Director, Tennessee Valley Coalition for the Homeless
Brittany Garner, LMSW
Associate Director, Rural Point Source Youth
ADDITIONAL SPEAKERS TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
Special Thank You to the Rural Homeless Conference Committee
Without you, this conference wouldn’t be possible
Alex Haley Farm
1000 Alex Haley Ln
Clinton, TN 37716
Pollard Technology Conference Center
210 Badger Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
If you have questions about this event or other questions about the Rural Homeless Institute, we would love to hear from you.