Housing Conference on Disabilities

The DOF gives Keynote

Charlie Hammerman, President and CEO of The DOF, was the keynote speaker and conference moderator for the more than 300 attendees at the New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities (OMRDD) Fall Housing Conference.

Building Public/Private Partnerships to Advance Affordable Housing for People with Disabilities: Challenges and Opportunities was held in Albany, NY, on October 6, 2009. Participants included Charles Hammerman of The DOF, Priscilla Almodovar of NY Homes, Deborah Boatright of NeighborWorks America, Judith Nelson of Habitat for Humanity of New York State, and James Ahrens and JoAnne Schwartz of M&T Bank, among others.