Safe Parking Training Program

As the founder and provider of the best practice model for Safe Parking Programs in the nation, New Beginnings provides training options to organizations looking to implement Safe Parking Programs in their communities. We offer a three-day training program that enables organizations to immerse themselves in Safe Parking activities and learn in real time how to operate a program. The training topics that are covered include:

Day 1: Intake Paperwork & Case Management

  • Program Eligibility
  • Wait List and Scheduling Intake
  • Intake Interview
  • Permits
  • Shelter Rules and Guidelines
  • Waiver of Liability
  • Intake Information
  • Documents Needed Upon Intake
  • Intake Troubleshooting
  • Social Services Referrals
  • Community Resources
  • Employment Services
  • Healthcare Referrals
  • Housing Applications
  • Case Management Plans
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Supplemental Food Assistance
  • Managing Legal Concerns

Day 2: Lot Logistics

  • Lot Lists
  • Lot Management
  • Lot Monitoring
  • New Lot Process
  • Lot Contracts
  • Liability Insurance
  • Porta Potties and Hygiene
  • Managing Issues in Lot
  • Vehicle Failures
  • Public Relations With Surrounding Neighborhood

Day 3: Funding, Staffing, Budgets, Community Engagement, and Support

  • Funding the Program
  • Political Champions
  • Budgeting
  • Staffing
  • Media
  • Site Visits
  • Outreach
  • Involvement in the Community
  • Participation in HUD Mandated Programs
  • Relationship with Law Enforcement

To learn more about our training options and our pricing, please contact:

Cassie Roach
Program Manager
Tel. 805.845.8492