Save the Date: USICH Webinar on Alternatives to the Criminalization of Homelessness
March 30, 2012
Communities should implement solutions to homelessness, not seek to criminalize it. USICH will soon release a comprehensive report that details effective alternatives to the criminalization of homelessness titled, Searching out Solutions: Constructive Alternatives to the Criminalization of Homelessness.
USICH will host a webinar on this topic that details solutions for communities. Panelists will address the reasons why criminalization is not effective and will detail several key alternatives that can help communities achieve results.
Panelists include Deputy Director for USICH Anthony Love, Senior Counsel for the Access to Justice Initiative at the U.S. Department of Justice Melanca Clark, Executive Director of Pathways to Housing DC Christy Respress, and Deputy Public Defender in San Diego and cofounder of the San Diego Homeless Court Program Steve Binder.