Did you know…?
-57% of homeless women cite sexual or domestic violence as the direct cause of their homelessness.
-More than 90% of homeless women have experienced severe physical or sexual abuse at some point in their life.
-38% of all victims of domestic violence become homeless at some point in their life.
A short video will be shown of Homeward Bound’s case manager and her client discussing the intersection of domestic violence and homelessness followed by a panel discussion on women and homelessness.
Panel of Experts
Jerry Kivett, Homeward Bound Housing Authority Program Manager and domestic violence expert
Whitney Whitson, Relationship Manager Commercial Banking at Wells Fargo with lived homelessness experience
Kate Brown, Homeward Bound Room in the Inn Coordinator
Kris Ray, Peer Support Specialist at Dale Fell Community Health Center