SUN-A09: Homelessness and American Parks and Public Spaces

Registration Eligibility
ASLA online learning opportunities are open to all. ASLA members may purchase this presentation at a reduced rate.
Start Date
02/10/2018
End Date
02/10/2020
Description
Every major city in the United States, large and small, struggles with generating effective dialogues and solutions for homelessness. Through an exploration of national data, as well as successes and challenges from Los Angeles, San Francisco and Denver, policies, programs and design solutions will be shared.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Site Planning
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
Examine an overview of nationwide data about homeless populations, to support better understanding.
Discover stories of how homelessness is a consideration for parks professionals and designers, and what factors are at play for management, operations, design, and programming.
Take a deeper dive into successful case studies from multiple cities, ranging from policy to programs to design.
Learn sources to research for additional data, case studies, and resources.
Instructors
Scott GilmoreBriana HensoldJoe SalaicesLaura Crescimano
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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