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Homes Within Reach 2018 Powerpoint Presentations

Share List Thank you so much for attending Homes Within Reach and making this year’s conference a big success.  Part of what makes the conference great is the wide variety of presenters sharing their knowledge and information in the workshop sessions. Every year, we share the information from the presentations, so you can refresh your…

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Taking Control of your Pest Control: Exclude the Pests, Protect the People, Preserve the Budget

Share List Could your pest control program work better?  As with any agreement for services, with Pest Management contracts you get only what you ask for.  Educating yourself about pests and their control measures can help you to: Identify what you want from your Pest Management Professional (PMP) Be specific in your requests Receive better…

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Balancing the Sound Rationale for Smoke-Free Housing with Tenant Concerns

Share List Webinar: Balancing the Sound Rationale for Smoke-Free Housing with Tenant Concerns With the new HUD rule requiring that all public housing go smoke free, both public housing authorities and other housing providers are adopting and implementing smoke free policies.   Technical assistance is available to housing providers through the Health Promotion Council and other…

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Webinar: Tips for Advocates with Clients Who Have Rent to Own Transactions

Share List Rent-to-own, lease purchase, lease with option, installment sales agreement. These pay-as-you-go transactions to buy houses have many names. This webinar will teach you how to identify these transactions, discuss problems that arise, and introduce non-attorneys to strategies for assisting people in these transactions. Presenters: Jennifer Schultz, Senior Staff Attorney, Community Legal Services of…

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Assistive Technology & the Internet of Things: How to Create a Smart Home for Individuals with Disabilities and Seniors

Share List March 23rd, 2018 There is a new type of assistive technology known as smart technology that can make it possible for people with disabilities and seniors to live and work more independently. These devices connect wirelessly (the Internet of Things) and can control lights, fans, televisions, thermostats, access to the front door, and…

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Developing a Landlord Network

Share List Webinar: Developing a Landlord Network This was the first webinar in our HAPPN focused series. The Housing Alliance is working with HAPPN to provide critical resources and education to homeless service providers throughout the state. As more and more communities move away from institutionalization and facility based housing programs toward permanent housing opportunities,…

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