Homeless Courts Conference Coursebook
The Homeless Court Conference Course Book contains the materials circulated at the ABA National Conference on Homeless Courts on October 8, 2004 at the Institute for Peace & Justice in San Diego, CA.
The guide was prepared by the ABA Commission on Homelessness & Poverty and The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans in a joint effort to promote the replication of homeless courts at Stand Down events for homeless veterans across the country. It provides valuable insight to the necessary steps in creating a program.
Provides comprehensive information on San Diego’s Homeless Court Program. The book contains articles drafted by judges, prosecutors, defenders, service providers & participants addressing the distinctions between the traditional court & highlighting the effectiveness of this innovative program.