Learning Center

Beyond publications and reports, HousingWorks RI offers educational resources to professionals and community members looking to understand housing and community development.

From teaching modules to presentations and videos, the Learning Center provides a range of material on housing and its intersections.

Archived Learning Events

How to End Long-Term Homelessness Press Event

On January 23rd 2019, HousingWorks RI in collaboration with Crossroads Rhode Island, Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless and author, Eric Hirsch, Ph.D. convened the press to discuss the findings from How to End Long-Term Homelessness, a HousingWorks RI Scholar Series publication. 

How to End Long-Term Homelessness in the Media: 

R.I. housing advocates seek long-term solutions for the homeless, Providence Journal

We Know Now How to End Long-Term Homelessness: PC Professor Eric Hirsch on LIVE, GoLocal Prov 

R.I. urged to create more 'deeply affordable' apartments to counter homelessness, Providence Business News 

Five Questions With: Eric L. Hirsch, Providence Business News 

Senior Health and Housing Forum

On September 19th 2017, HousingWorks RI in partnership with LeadingAge RI and Rhode Island Housing convened around one hundred local healthcare and housing professionals to discuss the intersection of health and housing impacting seniors.


Opening remarks by Barbara Fields, Executive Director of Rhode Island Housing, and Marianne Raimondo, Director of the Institute for Education in Healthcare at Rhode Island College, and the key note speaker, Linda Couch, LeadingAge VP of Housing Policy.


The panel discussion on models and best practices for collaborating across healthcare and housing to benefit seniors.

For an overview of the housing issues facing seniors in Rhode Island take a look at HWRI Seniors and Housing Issue Brief

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