2017 National Health Care for the Homeless Conference & Policy Symposium
Working Together for Access
June 21-24, 2017
Registration is now open! HCH2017 promises to be our largest Conference ever, with up to 1,300 attendees expected. Save your seat now: register today to learn and network with colleagues from across the U.S. from June 21-24 in Washington, D.C.
HCH2017 brings several “firsts” for an HCH Conference, including a discounted registration for staff and board members of our Organizational Members (more detail below), our new Lozier Scholarship in honor of our founding Executive Director, and, by popular demand, opening and closing plenaries!
Whether you’re interested in implicit bias or wound care, substance use disorder treatment or health IT-enabled quality improvement, we hope you’ll join us in Washington D.C. as examine the future of HCH, “Working Together for Access.”
Important note: If you have not yet booked your room, we encourage you to do so immediately; availability is extremely limited. More information on area hotels is available.
What We’re Excited About for HCH2017:
Our Conference Schedule Is Now Available!
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Brenner
Meet our HCH2017 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Brenner. A MacArthur “Genius” Fellow and health innovator, Brenner is nationally known for his groundbreaking work in identifying high-need, high-cost patients in fragmented systems and improving their care with the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers. Senior Vice President of Integrated Health and Human Services at UnitedHealthcare, Brenner headlines what promises to be our largest conference yet. Learn more.
Susan L. Neibacher Address Speaker: Bobby Watts
Join Bobby Watts, Council CEO, for an engaging policy presentation. A nationally recognized leader and advocate in homeless health care, Watts has decades of experience in Health Care for the Homeless that will inform his remarks. Curious about how Bobby entered the field and about his thoughts on why HCH is important? Learn more.
Exhibits and Sponsorships at HCH2017
The Council pleased to offer a diverse menu of sponsorship and marketing opportunities, including a discount for nonprofit exhibitors. We anticipate up to 1,300 attendees at our Conference, the preeminent gathering of homeless health care professionals and consumers. Learn more.
See HCH Up-Close in Site Visits
Join us as we tour several Health Care for the Homeless organizations and homeless resource centers, each dedicated to providing care, respite, and assistance to people experiencing homelessness. Learn more.
Enhance Your Practice with On-Site Technical Assistance
Do you have a specific question or need related to homelessness and health care? You can ask for help in-person with our on-site Technical Assistance (TA)! Learn more.
Visit Your Elected Officials on Capitol Hill
Attending our 2017 National HCH Conference? The Council invites you to visit the offices of Senators and Representatives while you are in Washington, D.C., to help further our mission to end homelessness. We will provide guidance and resources for these easy-to-make visits: no experience is required! Learn more.
Announcing Our HCH2017 Award Winners
We are excited to announce our HCH2017 award and scholarship recipients! See the winners.
Washington, D.C. Area Hotels
While we cannot guarantee availability or rates, there are several hotels nearby which may have competitive rates: