Center for Learning

Online learning that is easy to use, affordable, and informed by practices from the front lines of homelessness

Center for Learning courses are:


  • Built for busy adult learners
  • Informed by evidence about best practices
  • Self-paced: learn at times that work for you
  • User-friendly and intuitive
  • Mobile-friendly
  • A great way to build your resume by earning course certificates

The Center for Learning is available on mobile platforms once you have registered for a course. 
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The Alliance is using Instructure’s Catalog and Canvas platforms to aggregate the Center for Learning content. When registering, please expect an email from Catalog/Canvas. 

Can I get a discount?

Course Discount Policy


The Alliance has limited funds available to offer free or reduced cost courses to people and organizations with limited financial flexibility. There is no guarantee a course will be free or reduced. Each request is evaluated individually and granted based on availability of resources. 

  • EligibilityPeople who are currently homeless or have recently experienced homelessness within the last five years: the Alliance can waive the cost of courses for persons with lived experience based upon availability of resources.
  • 501(c)(3) organizations with budgets less than $500K: the Alliance can provide discounted courses for 501(c)(3)organizations with budgets less than $500K based on availability of resources.
  • 501(c)(3) organizations with budgets between $500k- $1 million: the Alliance can provide discounted courses to 501(c)(3) organizations with budgets between $500k-$1 million who would like to register more than 5 or more staff based on availability of resources. 

Click Here for Discount Form

Refund Policy

Refund Policy


The Alliance will provide a full refund for courses under the conditions listed below: 

  • Self-Paced Courses – For self-paced courses, full refund requests will be granted if the course has not yet been accessed.   
  • Live Courses – For live courses, full refund requests will be granted if received at least two business days prior to the start of the live course.
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Center for Learning Refund Requests

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