Approximately 4.2 million young people experience homelessness during the course of a year. Erin will discuss best practices for engaging and providing services to youth experiencing homelessness. Attendees will learn how to help youth overcome homelessness and help youth build a brighter future.
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Erin has made a focus in her career on serving the most vulnerable youth in our communities. Her expertise is in helping homeless youth stabilize and rebuild. Erin has worked across all levels of Transitional Living Programs (TLP). She currently serves as the Interim Director of Over-18 Housing services at YouthCare which includes the only LGBTQ focused TLP in Washington State. Erin is a NRCYS Certified Trainer - Residential Child and Youth care Professional and has provided LGBTQ trainings to many organizations including YouthCare, Friends of Youth, Tacoma Public Schools, University of Puget Sound, Comprehensive Life Resources, and Central Washington University, RHY National Conference, NAEH National Conference. Often these trainings are LGBTQ 101, 102 trainings to support team growth with identifying areas of growth with LGBTQ competency.
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