Housing Justice For All: A Collaborative Movement
April 4 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm$25.00
Housing Justice For All: A Collaborative Movement on April 4, 2019 brought to you by Partners & Intermountain Fair Housing Council
***AIA credits Available CLE pending approval.
Parking: Limited free parking is available in the lot adjacent to the Linen Building. 26 parking spots are available and are marked “Linen”. There is also free and metered street parking in the area surrounding the building and paid parking in nearby garages. http://www.rpnw.com/lots/all/boise/1402%2BW%2BGrove%2BSt%252C%2BBoise%252C%2BID%2B83702
Event Schedule & Sessions Information:
8:30am – 9:00am Registration
9:00am – 9:20am Welcome, Logistics & Acknowledgement:
Executive Director Zoe Olson
9:20am – 10:50am Rights to Reality
10:50am – 11am Break 10 min
11:00am – 12:35pm Abundant Housing
12:35pm – 1:45pm lunch on your own
1:45pm – 3:45pm Disability Rights
3:45pm – 3:55pm Break 10 min
3:55pm – 4:30 pm Silent Auction, Thank you and Closing Remarks
Rights to Reality 9:20am-10:50am Fair Housing is Healthy Housing Panel—in all forms: habitable, affordable, accessible, free from discrimination, addressing barriers—voucher rejection, criminal, eviction, credit history, rent evictions, short-term rentals, infestations, etc. Panelists: Kituta Asimba Lori Dicaire, Brian Ertz, Susan Obasi-Ikeagwu & Anthony Yenason.
Facilitator: Issa Ntakarutimana of IFHC with Attorney Brian Ertz
Abundant Housing 10:00am-12:35pm Affordable Homes for All –Innovative Housing Solutions to create affordable homes for all! The nonprofit housing sector is fertile ground for new ideas. Our experts will talk about ways in which nonprofit organizations can help make housing accessible and affordable for everyone. Panelist: Bart Cochran, Matt Fast, Scott Flynn & Josh Scholer. Facilitator: Attorney Monica Fabbi of IFHC
Disability Rights 1:45pm-3:45pm Accessible Homes—Inclusive Communities–Accessible Homes–Addressing Olmstead violations and moving away from institutional settings, accessible design & addressing barriers to accessing housing, & Emotional Support Animals & Reasonable Accommodations. Panelists: Idaho DD Council Director Christine Pisani, SILC Director Mel Leviton, Architect Andy Erstadt, IHFA Erik Kingston, Attorneys Wendy Olson & Brian Ertz.
Facilitators: Attorneys Alison Brace & Zoe Ann Olson of IFHC, D&C Moderator Ana Chavez, IFHC