Housing authorities in many Native American communities are struggling to deal with problems associated with the growing drug problem, from opiate abuse, methamphetamine (meth) use, and other substance abuse. It’s a growing problem in Indian Country and housing authorities bear a lot of the responsibility in fighting back. This webinar will look at how to combat these difficulties.
-Admissions and Occupancy substance abuse policy
-Reporting drug use and sales in Tribal housing units
-Strategies for combating drug abuse
-Effects on housing budget
Instructor: Brandi Liberty (Morningstar Consultants)
Date: December 6, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST
Brandi Liberty, Brandi Liberty
Brandi Liberty is the owner of Morning Star Consulting and provides grant writing and training consulting services for Tribes, Tribal businesses, and non-profit organizations. She has almost 10 years of experience in working in Indian Country. Her specialties include: Human Resources, Grant Writing, Grants Management, Tribal Housing Technical Assistance, Tribal Government Technical Assistance, Tribal Economic Development Planning, Low-Income Tax Credit Housing, Asset Management, Indian Housing, Policy Development, Compliance, and Training. Brandi graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a BA in History. She holds a MA from the Center of Indigenous Nations Studies at the University of Kansas, where her focus was in Tribal Human Resources. Brandi is an enrolled member of the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska and a descendant of the United Houma Nation in Southern Louisiana.
- Offered: Online
- Start: December 6, 2018 -
- End: December 6, 2018 -