Upcoming Housing Events

504 Coordinator Training

504 Coordinator Training

, NH
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

On Thursday, April 9, 2015, Vermont Housing Managers Association (VHMA), Granite State Managers Association (GSMA) and New England Affordable Housing Management Association (NEAHMA) are co-sponsoring a one day training.  The training is 504 Coordinator Training with Debbie Piltch.  This training will examine Federal requirements to provide persons with disabilities reasonable accommodation throughout the occupancy cycle. It will shed light on the confusion regarding what a housing provider’s legal obligations are in the area of reasonable accommodation. The training will also discuss how state and local law may have an impact on a site’s obligation as well. In addition, VHMA, GSMA and NEAHMA will review the role of a 504 coordinator in general and in the context of reasonable accommodations as well as the 504 grievance procedure.

The training will be held at the Fireside Inn & Suites in West Lebanon, NH.  The cost is $125 per person if you register before Friday, February 27th; after February 27th the cost will increase to $150 per person.  Non-membership rate is $200 per person   The cost of the registration also includes lunch. 

To register for the training please click on the following link and it will walk you through the steps.  http://www.cvent.com/d/vrqnjq/1Q

If you should have any questions regarding the registration process you may contact Sarah.Kaufmann@neahma.org.  If you should have any questions about the training, are in need of any reasonable accommodations or have any food allergies, please contact Heidi.setien@vt.usda.gov.

The 17th Annual New England Resident Service Coordinators Conference

The 17th Annual New England Resident Service Coordinators Conference

Stowe Mountain Lodge 7412 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 8:00am to Friday, May 8, 2015 - 5:00pm

VHFA and the State of Vermont invite you to be a part of the premiere educational training for Resident Service Coordinators in New England. This year's conference theme is Celebrating Beauty and Strength.  This training will bring together more than 400 attendees working in the affordable housing field to participate in activities that include a keynote presentation by Commissioner Susan Wehry, a Flavor of Vermont event, and 54 educational workshops, many of which are led by educational leaders from Vermont.

Contacts:  Andrea Dobras Executive Director of the New England Resident Service Coordinators, 508-863-0020 and Sam Falzone at VHFA, 802-652-3435.

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