Ending Military Veterans Homelessness in Florida: A Statewide Symposium


The Symposiums, held June 6 and 28, were sponsored by Wells Fargo and the Home Depot Foundation respectively and produced by Florida Housing Coalition in partnership with 1000 Friends of Florida, Florida Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, Florida Coalition for the Homeless, and Florida Supportive Housing Coalition

Below are presentations and other materials from the Symposium.

Presenter Biographies and Registrants – June 6

Presenter Biographies and Registrants – June 28

Local/Regional Partnership ModelAskia AquilPresentation

Veterans Panel
(Moderator: Amy Sawyer; Panelists: Nikki Barfield, Heather Gallagher, Jill van Heel, Dennis Latta, Edwin Johnson)

Strategic Approaches to Ending HomelessnessAmy Sawyer - Presentation

VISN 8 Homeless ProgramNikki BarfieldPresentation

Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)Jill van Heel - Presentation

Homeless Minority VeteransEdwin JohnsonPresentation

Working Together to End Veterans HomelessnessStacy Vasquez - Presentation

Housing Panel
(Moderator: Jaimie Ross; Panelists: Brad Beatty, Elisa Galvan, Jack Humburg, Debra Johnson, Rayme Nuckles, Gladys Schneider)

Homeless DefinitionsJaimie RossMaterials

NSP and Supportive Housing A Perfect MatchMaterials

Volunteers of FloridaBrad BeattyPresentation

The Role of the Public Housing AuthoritiesElisa GalvanPresentation

Boley Centers – Supportive Housing  Solutions for VeteransJack HumburgPresentation

The Role of the Public Housing AuthoritiesDebra JohnsonPresentation

Florida Coalition for the HomelessRayme NucklesPresentation

Florida Financial ResourcesGladys SchneiderMaterials


Statewide Veteran Symposium Slide Show