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Shelter and Homeless Housing Roundtable: Shelter Crises & Supportive Housing. Work by Massachusetts Housing & Shelter Alliance (MHSA) (Virtual)

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Image Credit: MHSA

  • COST

    Free for BSA Members / $10 for nonmembers

  • TYPE



    Design Enthusiasts


    1 LU AIA credit available.

Event Description

Join us to learn more about the role of MHSA in helping to alleviate the homelessness crisis in Massachusetts. The round table discussion with Joyce Tavon, Chief Executive Officer, of Massachusetts Housing & Shelter Alliance (MHSA) will review the work done in the past two years including The Supportive Housing Coalition Pipeline and The Housing Bond Bill.


Joyce Tavon | Chief Executive Officer, of Massachusetts Housing & Shelter Alliance (MHSA)

Learning Objectives

  1. Recognize the current state of homelessness in Massachusetts and list active coalitions and public policy work seeking to increase access to housing and shelter.

  2. Explain the impact of the Supporting Housing Coalition Pipeline.

  3. Illustrate the recent Housing Bond Bill and its impact on alleviating homelessness in Massachusetts.

  4. List entry points for architects and professionals to get involved through their professional work.