Yusuf Dahl, co-founder of The Real Estate Lab in Allentown, presents "Overcoming Housing Barriers After Incarceration". A screening of the film, Backgrounded, a compelling 15-minute Vice Media docustory that highlights the housing challenges faced by formerly incarcerated individuals in the Lehigh Valley and nationwide, will be followed by a panel of experts exploring housing restrictions in the Valley and pathways to break down barriers, empowering those seeking to rebuild their lives and unlock opportunities.
Panelists joining Mr Dahl:
Matthew Heckles - HUD Mid-Atlantic Regional Administrator
Gale Schwartz - Housing Alliance of PA