Exploring Housing in Oregon
November 5, 2017 | 2:00 p.m. | Corvallis-Benton County Public Library
645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis OR 97330
At the most basic level, a home is a place that gives you shelter, protecting you from the weather and unsafe situations. It’s also where you live your life, eat your meals, raise your family. If housing is a basic human right, why do so many people struggle to find or keep housing? How do we as individuals and as a society make decisions that undermine the idea that we all have a right to home? Join facilitator Cristina Palacios in a conversation that will ask you to share your own experiences with housing and explore the ways that we value—and discount—home as a basic human right. Read more.
Heather Maisel at Heather.Maisel@corvallisoregon.gov