General Assistance

General Assistance Symposium
July 9 , 2009
Sacramento, California

Welcome and Introductions: 

  • Bruce Wagstaff, Sacramento County

Overview and Objectives:  Framing the Context

  • Bruce Wagstaff, Sacramento County

GA and the Recession:  Major Issues Confronting Counties

  • Joe Valentine, Contra Costa County

Issue Discussion #1:  Housing, Homeless, and Vouchers

Issue Discussion #2:  SSI Advisory

Issue Discussion #3:  Employability and Employment Programs

Closing Session:  Next Steps

Los Angeles County General Relief Housing Subsidy and Case Management Pilot Project Evaluation, September 2009