CHFA eNews: chfa<strong>reach</strong>
chfa enews - chfa<strong>reach</strong>
  July 22, 2015

*just added* harm reduction intensive, fort collins

Created to meet the needs of front-line service staff, this day-long training explores the intersection of substance use and mental health services in a supportive housing environment. Speakers will focus on models of addiction and recovery, low-threshold access to services, tenant-driven programing, and trauma-informed care. The session also addresses a variety of ways to successfully incorporate Harm Reduction and Housing First interventions into specific program design.

Harm Reduction Intensive
Friday, August 7, 2015

Registration: 8:30am
Class: 9:00am to 4:00pm

Fort Collins Housing Authority
1715 West Mountain Avenue
Fort Collins

You might also be interested in these classes in Denver:

Mental Health: Awareness and Skills
Monday, August 10, 2015

Registration: 12:30pm
Class: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Mulroy Opportunity Center
3550 West 13th Avenue

Looking for tools to better understand and have higher quality interactions with residents? This three-hour training provides an overview of common mental health issues. Participants will discuss real-life property management scenarios to apply basic de-escalation and Motivational Interviewing tools.

Direct Service Provider Certificate
Six-sessions on Fridays: August 21, 28; Sep. 11, 18, 25; Oct. 2, 2015

Registration: 8:30am
Class: 9:00am to Noon

CHFA 1981 Blake Street

Enhance your skills, knowledge and confidence in providing effective client-centered care. With topics ranging from service planning to multiculturalism, this six-session certificate is foundational to your Resident Services work. The certificate is available to members for $350 and to nonmembers for $475.

Developing Resident Wellness Initiatives
Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Registration: 8:30am
Class: 9:00am to Noon

CHFA 1981 Blake Street

Programs that support “aging well” have become essential for providers and the seniors they serve. One housing agency doing prizewinning work in this area is Eaton Senior Communities. A staff panel will share their tips for building funding, community partnership, and more.

To register for any class listed, send an individual or group registration form to

For full class details and to register for a class, click here.

Belinda Waldron
chfareach Coordinator
Connect with CHFA!

Privacy Policy.

colorado housing and finance authority | 1981 Blake St | Denver | CO | 80202

Help us improve our website by taking a brief survey.