Preventing and Eradicating Homelessness among the Veteran Population

 

Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee

Preventing and Eradicating Homelessness among the Veteran Population
February 6, 2012 – 10:00 a.m.

Agenda

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9:30 – 9:40 a.m.

Opening Remarks
Senator Lisa Baker, Chair
-Senator Tim Solobay, Minority Chair

9:40 – 10:10 a.m.

-William Reed, MS, LBE, 26-year veteran, and Director of Economic and Neighborhood Development
YWCA of Greater Harrisburg
Harry Barnes, a once-homeless Army veteran, Harrisburg

10:10 – 10:40 a.m.

-Tim Cleveland, Director of Veterans Affairs, Tioga County
Edgar Burris

10:40 – 11:00 a.m.

-Larry N. Reece, State Commander, Pennsylvania Veterans of Foreign Wars

11:00 – 11:30 a.m.

-Bob Thomas, President, Tabor Community Services, Lancaster
-Todd Knowlton, veteran and resident of Tabor Transitional Living Center, Lancaster

11:30 – 11:50 a.m.

Msgr. Joseph P. Kelly, Executive Director, Catholic Social Services, Scranton Diocese

11:50 – 12:30 p.m.

-Sandra A. Miller, Chair, Vietnam Veterans of America’s National Homeless Committee, and Program Director for the Homeless Veterans Residential Services at The Philadelphia Veterans Multi-Service and Education Center
-Larry Holman, President, PA State Council, Vietnam Veterans of America, Philadelphia
Marsha L. Four, Executive Director, Philadelphia Veterans Multi-Service and Education Center

12:30 p.m.

Adjournment