Your questions, answered

When does the conference start?

The conference proper begins Thursday, January 11 with breakfast from 8-9 am and an opening keynote speaker beginning at 9 am. Sessions will begin at 10:45 am.

Wednesday, January 10 is our day for site visits, where attendees who pre-registered for a site visit have the opportunity to visit a program operating in and around New York City.

How many breakout sessions can I attend at the conference?

Conference attendees can choose five sessions to attend, two on Thursday and three on Friday.

Which meals are covered under the cost of my registration?

Breakfast and lunch will be provided both Thursday and Friday.

Do you offer scholarships?

Scholarships covering the $125 registration fee are available. Download this form for more information.

Who do I make my check out to?

Please make checks out to:
Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness

Please mail checks to:
Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness

Attn: Accounts Receivable
36 Cooper Square, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003

What is your cancellation policy?

To cancel your conference registration, contact or 212.358.8086 ext. 1204. If you need to cancel, you may do so and receive a full refund until 4:00pm EST October 30, 2017. Between October 31–December 11, 2017, all cancellations will incur a 50% fee of the full conference registration. No refunds for cancellations will be made after 4:00pm EST on December 11, 2017.

How much does registration cost?

General registration is $125, which includes a full conference pass, site visits, breakfast, snacks, and lunch on both days, as well as the opening night reception. For two or more attendees from the same organization, the first person to register pays $125, and each subsequent registrant pays $100. We also offer a student rate of $35.

Can I still register for the conference?

Registration for Beyond Housing 2018 is now closed.

Can I still register for a site visit?

Unfortunately, we have limited space on our site visits and they are all at capacity.

I am already registered for a site visit. What do I need to know?

Site visits take place at varying times on Wednesday, January 10. Information and directions for the day of will be sent to your email.