Grand Challenges Policy Conference:
"Social Innovation for America's Renewal: Ideas, Evidence, Action"
Over 250 advocates met at Washington University's Brown School of Social Work to discuss evidence based solutions to the American Association of Social Work and Social Welfare's 12 Grand Challenges.
Policy Recommendations for Meeting the Grand Challenge to End Homelessness
Three policy recommendations addressing the importance of funding for permanent supportive housing and its evidence based impact on homelessness.
Policy Briefs for Social Change:
Students Work Towards Rethinking Homelessness
USC Master in Social Work Students have compiled a list of policy briefs addressing homelessness in Los Angeles County. They have assessed the problem of homelessness from multiple points of intersection, analyzed existing policies, and have provided recommendations for more effective homeless policy implementation.