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SPARC Launches in Atlanta to Address Race & Homelessness

People of color are disproportionately represented in the homeless population. Blacks comprise 13% of the U.S. population and 26% of those living in poverty, yet they account for more than 90% of those experiencing homelessness in Atlanta.

SPARC (Supporting Partnerships for Anti-Racist Communities), an initiative to address race and homelessness, is launching in Atlanta with […]

By |May 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Paper Tigers Film Screening

C4 joins Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley and Educators of Excellence in sponsoring a sold-out, one-night only screening of “Paper Tigers” by director James Redford on Thursday, May 4 from 5:30–7:45 PM at Regal Fenway Stadium 13 & RPX in Boston, MA. A discussion and Q&A session will follow the film, featuring teachers advocating for […]

By |May 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

C4 Expert Presents at National Rx Summit

April 2017—Laura Winn, Associate, is presenting at the 2017 National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit in Atlanta, GA. She is part of a panel about “Prevention for Youth, by Youth” on Wednesday, April 19 from 3:15-4:30 pm.

Winn and Justin Luke Riley from Young People in Recovery will share preliminary results from Project Amp, […]

By |April 18th, 2017|News|0 Comments

C4 Experts Present at National Behavioral Health Conference

April 2017—C4 leadership and staff are presenting at the 2017 National Council for Behavioral Health conference in Seattle, WA.

Jeff Olivet, CEO, and Marc Dones, Associate of Equity Initiatives & Diversity, are presenting a TED-Style Talk about “A House Divided No More: Six Steps to End Racial Inequity in Housing & Homelessness” on Monday, April 3 […]

By |March 30th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Congressional Briefing on Recovery Housing

March 2017—C4 leadership and staff are participating in “Recovery Housing Briefing: Effectiveness, Challenges and Opportunities” on March 22 in the U.S. Capitol Visitor’s Center (Washington, DC). Recovery housing offers sober, safe, and healthy living environments and plays a critical role in the community fabric of housing and recovery support services.

The conference is hosted by the […]

By |March 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

TICOMETER: Tool to Measure Trauma-Informed Care in Organizations

March 2017–t3 (think. teach. transform.) announces the latest release of the TICOMETER©, a tool that measures the degree to which an organization is engaged in trauma-informed practices. It evaluates an organization’s needs and progress in implementing trauma-informed care and ensuring its sustainability. It is the first psychometrically-validated instrument that measures the levels of trauma-informed care […]

By |March 16th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

SPARC Syracuse Launches to Address Race & Homelessness

March 2017—African Americans are more likely to become homeless than people of other racial or ethnic backgrounds in Syracuse, NY and across the country. During its January Point-in-Time Count, the Housing and Homeless Coalition of Central New York found more than half of the 440 people experiencing homelessness in Onondaga County were racial and ethnic […]

By |March 15th, 2017|News|0 Comments

National Conference on Ending Family & Youth Homelessness

February 2017—C4 leadership and staff are participating in the 2017 National Conference on Ending Family and Youth Homelessness from February 23-24 in Houston, TX.

t3, C4’s innovative training initiative, is exhibiting throughout the conference. t3 brings skills and knowledge to the human services workforce serving the most vulnerable populations, including people who have experienced homelessness, trauma, […]

By |February 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Housing First: Client Centered Services Training

February 2017—Jonathan Cox, Senior Associate, is presenting during a training for permanent supportive housing staff in Georgia on February 20 and 21. He is presenting sessions on “Client Centered Services in Housing First.”

The Center for Social Innovation promotes best practices that improve the lives of marginalized and vulnerable people. We focus on complex public health […]

By |February 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Storytelling for Impact

January 2017—Erika Simon, Senior Multimedia Producer, is presenting during the “Promising Futures: Inaugural Peer to Peer Exchange” conference in Reston, VA from January 25-26.

She is presenting a session on “Storytelling for Impact” from 1-2:30 pm on Wednesday, January 25. She will discuss reasons for telling stories, audiences, what makes a good story and a good […]

By |January 25th, 2017|News|0 Comments