DDA Approved Training and Certification in Housing Support Services

MIH is excited to offer DDA approved training and certification in Housing Support Services, provided by Community Life Resources’ Senior Associate Diane Dressler, Senior Associate at Community Life Resources.

This comprehensive and uniquely tailored program gives Housing Support Services workers the knowledge and credentials stipulated by DDA to help individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities obtain and maintain accessible and affordable housing of their choice. Participants in this cohort will receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of their training upon successful completion of all 4 sessions. Last month’s participants included: Jubilee, Compass, The Arc Baltimore, Abilities Network, Shura, The Arc Central Chesapeake, SEEC, Rock Creek Foundation, The Arc Montgomery & Accessibility Montgomery.

Topics:

OCT 5: Responsibilities of a Housing Support Service Provider, Affordable Housing Basics, Strategies for Affordable Renting
OCT 12: Homeownership, Disability Service Systems, DDA Waiver Services and Homeless Services
OCT 19: Person-Centered Housing Plans, Fair Housing Law
OCT 26: Home Accessibility & Overcoming Barriers, Housing Search, Leasing, Working with Housing Providers & Strategies for Successful Tenancy

Register for these trainings at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dda-approved-housing-support-services-training-october-series-tickets-168967513381