A unique conference focused on how co-sheltering people and animals together fits into the wider struggle for a more just society.
Hear from government leaders and experts across human services and animal welfare disciplines on topics including supporting the human-animal bond and lifting up leaders from affected communities to advocate for low-barrier animal policies in shelter and housing. Enjoy curated storytelling segments, interactive activities, and loads of giveaways.PURPOSE:
To educate, entertain and engage as we build allies across movements and strengthen the fabric of a more just society for people and animals. Let’s build a strong network of game-changers together. Connect and be inspired by others immersed in this very special line of work.WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The foundation of co-sheltering is inclusivity, which means this conference invites any and all, including those involved in social services, homeless services, and animal welfare; curious members of the public; students in the fields of veterinary medicine, social work, public administration, and more!SCHEDULE:
Dates: March 1 - 3, 2022
Daily Schedule (subject to change):
EST: 12 noon to 6:00 pm
MTN: 10 am to 4:00 pm
PST: 9 am to 3:00 pm
*Most conference sessions will be recorded, archived, and made accessible to conference attendees after the event.CONFIRMED SPEAKERS + ORGANIZATIONS:
Sterling Davis (TrapKing Humane) · Urban Resource Institute · Jill Pable (Design Resources for Homelessness) · Willie Baronet (We Are All Homeless) · Dr. Benjamin Henwood (USC) · Philip Tedeschi (University of Denver, Institute for Human-Animal Connection) · Sterling Davis (TrapKing Humane) · Kristen Baltrum (Annie & Millie’s Place) · Vickie Ramirez (University of Washington, Center for One Health Research) · Homeless Health Care Los Angeles / Skid Rover · NYC Emergency Management · American Red Cross… and more!Purchase your tickets today or apply for a scholarship to attend.#Conferences,WorkshopsandWebcasts