Exploring Solutions to Homelessness in New York
The Interagency Council on Homelessness (www.ich.gov) (ICH) held a technical assistance conference in Syracuse, NY on July 14, 2005 at the Sheraton Syracuse University. New York State's Office of Temporary Disability Assistance (OTDA), a lead agency in the state's interagency taskforce for people with special needs, had an important role in this all day conference that included over 170 participants from 20 New York Counties. Network 2, VA Healthcare Network Upstate New York and the partnership of Federal Region II ICH members - HUD, the Veterans Administration (VA), Health and Human Services (HHS), the Social Security Administration (SSA), and the Department of Labor (DOL) hosted the event.
Participants also heard presentations on Maximizing Available Federal and State Resources, Housing the Chronically Homeless and the Consumers' Perspective a special presentation from a panel of formerly homeless veterans.
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