Curbing Chronic Homelessness: A Salt Lake Story
Utah has shown some promising successes on its a 10-year Housing First plan, to end chronic homelessness. By giving apartments to the homeless, it's generated positive results and earned national praise. It's time for a status report. What does the data show about its success? What is the history of this unique program, who is behind it, and how can it be emulated?
Please register to attend this FREE event and webcast live from the Utah State Capitol on Wednesday, November 30, 2016. The event will be streamed live at 10 a.m. MT (Noon ET/11 a.m. CT/10 a.m. MT/9 a.m. PT). If you are attending in person, please arrive at the Auditorium of the State Capitol Office Complex by 9:30 or 9:45 a.m. MT.
Featured Panelists (TBA):
- Drew Clark
Drew is the founder of the Utah Breakfast Club, a monthly gathering that aims to enhance advantages and confront challenges of life in Utah. A Utah attorney specializing in telecommunications and technology, he is currently also serving as a consultant to the Gary Johnson-Bill Weld presidential campaign. He is on leave from writing his weekly column for the Deseret News.
He works in the fields of telecommunications, media and technology, and has led efforts to promote progress in broadband communications. He has written widely for Ars Technica, GigaOm, National Journal, Slate, the Washington Post, and for UtahBreakfast.com and BroadbandBreakfast.com.