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The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is offering a webinar called Ending Youth Homelessness by 2020: What Runaway and Homeless Youth Program Grantees Can Do on September 29th from 1:00-2:00 pm.
USICH Executive Director Barbara Poppe will provide an overview of Opening Doors, the federal strategic plan to prevent and end homelessness. The webinar will cover work that needs to be done nationally in order to achieve the goal of preventing and ending homelessness among youth by 2020. Poppe will also discuss the specific roles that Runaway and Homeless Youth Act program grantees play.