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4/15/2014

Social Justice Tuesday-Panel on Working with Homeless Youth in Seattle

William H. Gates Hall
133
12:30 PM - 1:20 PM

Social Justice Tuesday-
Presented by: Street Youth Legal Advocates of Washington

The panel will discuss the challenges of working with homeless youth in the Seattle area. Their experiences include running programs for homeless youth, the mental health aspects of homelessness, and legislative advocacy. They will speak about the legal and non-legal issues facing homeless youth in Seattle, the organizations they work with, and how we as students can help.

Panelists:
•Katelyn Stickel, Program Manager, Teen Feed
•Jenny Donovan, counseling student
•Kate Phillips, Program Director at Street Youth Ministries
•Kimberly Schertz – 3L at UW Law