Ending Homelessness Academy

The Partnership is pleased to partner with 1619 Consulting and Alliance Health to offer the Ending Homelessness Academy 2022 to our Wake County homeless service providers and Wake County community partners.

Over the course of 6 to 7 months, the Partnership is offering training focused on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the Systems Level and Mental Health First Aid to provide participants excellent foundational knowledge and strategies for addressing inequities, disparities, and client crisis in Wake County.

Mental Health First Aid

Presented by Alliance Health, Mental Health First Aid teaches participants how to recognize the risk factors and warning signs of mental health issues, including depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis, eating disorders, substance use disorders, and self-injury. The training teaches the skills and knowledge to help connect individuals experiencing a crisis with professional care.

This one-day training (9:00am-5:00pm) will be offered 3 times (30 participant cap per session)

Location (in person): TowneBank – 3535 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27612

Pre-registration is required. Please choose a session and follow the appropriate link below to register:

June 15, 2022 – Completed

July 21, 2022 – Class Full

August 4, 2022 – Register Here


Additional Content TBD

Additional content may be integrated into the Ending Homelessness Academy 2022 curriculum to tie together our new knowledge and steps our homeless response system can take to integrate equity practices into our governance and advocacy for systemic changes.