Breaking News in Supportive Housing: NJ Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Important Fair Housing Case
2016 SHAs 18th Annual
Supportive Housing Conference
Friday, December 2, 2016 - 8 am - 4 pm
Registration is Open - Click Here to Register
Click here for the 2016 Conference Agenda
Interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor? There are many opportunities available - click here to submit a commitment form
SHA Seeks New Executive Director
SHA is searching for a new Executive Director to lead the organization forward in areas of education, advocacy, development, and networking. The search committee is interested in candidates with demonstrated skills and experience in the following areas: public speaking, writing, advocacy, organizational events and fundraising.
Click here for full Executive Director job description.
A New Housing Guide for the Disability Community:
"The Journey to Community Housing with Supports: A Road Map for Individuals and Their Families in New Jersey"
Download the housing guide here: http://autismnj.org/housing/SHAguide and is available in hard copy by calling the Autism New Jersey Helpline at 800-4-AUTISM. Training sessions hosted by partner organizations will be offered for families and others who are interested in how best to use the guide and plan for community housing with support. Training dates with registration information are posted - click here for upcoming dates.
Click here for 2016 Membership Meeting dates
Next Membership Meeting:
Tuesday* October 4, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Coffee Klatch
10:00 AM - 1 PM Meeting - Agenda TBA
State and Policy Updates from:
- DCA, Division of Housing and Community Resources
- Department of Human Services Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS)
- Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)
- Policy/Legislative Update from the Housing and Community Development Network of NJ (HCDNNJ)
1PM Advocacy & Policy Committee - all invited
The Mary Roebling Building, Room 219, 20 West State Street, Trenton NJ
Lunch is part of the meeting - security precautions require we supply a list of attendees to the security desk.
* Please note that October's meeting is on Tuesday and not our regular day.
Thank you to the following for being part of our August 3rd Membership Meeting:
Community Quest for sponsoring our morning coffee
Ellen Nalven, Executive Director, Plan/NJ: Lifetime Assistance Planning for People with Disabilities
Facilitator: Grace Egan, Executive Director, The NJ Foundation for Aging
-Nancy Day, Director, NJ Department of Human Services, Division on Aging
-Noah Freiberg, Developer, Pennrose Properties LLC
-Krystal Odell, President and CEO, PennReach Inc
-Jennifer Langer Jacobs, COO, Amerigroup NJ
For minutes of the last meeting click here
Next SHA Developers Group Meeting
September 12th - Raritan
Click here for all 2016 Developers Group Meeting dates
SHA Members Resource: SHA Meeting Presentations
Click here to access presentation and other membership meeting materials shared at SHA Membership meetings