Project Homeless Connect Introductory and Training Videos

The City of Denver’s annual Project Homeless Connect Events supported by nearly 100 organizations attract more than 1,400 homeless people and individuals facing homelessness who gather at the Colorado Convention Center to access free services, including free clothing, reading glasses, haircuts, health exams, job and education opportunities, public assistance benefits and legal advice.


Denver Road Home-Project Homeless Connect 2013


This next video includes excerpts from a Legal Training held on May 5, 2008. Please ignore any specific references relative to time, location, signage, etc. since these details change each year. To view specific segments, see the breakdown on the approximate start time of each section.


00:29 Welcome and Introduction, Connie Talmage (Colorado Lawyers Committee)
02:36 Volunteer Instructions and Legal Resource Binder, Tim Macdonald (Arnold & Porter LLP)
15:21 Dress Code Discussion
16:03 Resources at Colorado Legal Services, Linda Olson (Colorado Legal Services)
28:51 The Homeless Court, Alice Norman (Denver Municipal Indigent Defense Counsel)
54:36 Malpractice Insurance Coverage
56:15 Homeless Court (cont.)
1:00:15 Criminal Issues of the Homeless, Frank Moya (Denver Municipal Indigent Defense Counsel)
1:15:21 More Logistics and Questions, Peter Schwartz (Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP)