Webinars

Homelessness, Health, and Medical-Legal Partnerships

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council and the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership
Monday, November 19, 2018 | 1-1:45 p.m. CT
Join the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership and the National HCH Council for a discussion on how medical-legal partnerships can address the civil legal needs of people without homes. Social factors such as unstable housing … More

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Clinicians’ Coffee Chat: Family Homelessness

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. CT
In this second of a four-part “Clinicians’ Coffee Chat” series, participants will share questions, wisdom, and resources on providing care for families without homes.
This interactive discussion will foster peer learning and support across the homeless health care community.
 
Facilitators:… More

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Housing is Health Care: An In-Depth Look at Denver HCH’s Integrated Model of Care

Presented by the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 | 2-3:30 p.m. ET
The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has been investing in supportive housing since 1990. Since that time, this comprehensive community health center has developed nearly 1,700 units of housing, and is one of the … More

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Implications of Medicaid Expansion on HCH Health Centers: Learning from Experience

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
As of this writing, Virginia and Maine are on the cusp of expanding Medicaid coverage through the Affordable Care Act, an option that has drastically benefited people experiencing homelessness in states that haven chosen it so far. While this presents exciting opportunities for growth at Health … More

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The Role of the Social Determinants of Health in Promoting Health Equity

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council and the National Center for Medical Education, Development and Research
Monday, August 20, 2018 | 11 a.m-12 p.m. CT

The impact of factors such as housing, socioeconomic status, education, social support, and safety have been well documented as key influencers of a patient’s health and response to treatment. In fact, … More

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Clinicians’ Coffee Chat: Encampments

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 | 1-2 p.m. CT
Homeless encampments are stark reminders of the lack of affordable, permanent housing in our country. In this first webinar of a four-part “Clinicians’ Coffee Chat” series, participants will share questions, wisdom, and resources on providing care for people living in encampments.
This … More

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Voter Registration and Engagement for the Health Care for the Homeless Community

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 | 2-3 p.m. ET
The central mission of Health Care for the Homeless programs is to empower those experiencing homelessness. Few endeavors are more empowering than participating in the democratic process by casting your own vote.
This webinar will cover how to plan and run voter … More

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Interdisciplinary Care and Maximizing Community Partnerships to Serve Youth Experiencing Homelessness

Presented by the School-Based Health Alliance and National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 2-3 p.m. CT
Given the multiple issues presented by youth experiencing homelessness, it can be difficult and unrealistic to expect any one provider or agency to be able to meet all the needs of a child. Within the Health Care for … More

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