Improving the homeless response systems
The Best Practices Committee is responsible for researching and implementing best practices for meeting the needs of people experiencing homelessness in the region. Topics include prevention, affordable housing, rapid re-housing, and permanent supportive housing.
- Create and review policies and procedures for Centralized Intake
- Create or identify a coordinated assessment tool for the CoC
- Identify data-driven best practices for ending homelessness
- Facilitate training for CoC participants on special topics pertaining to homelessness such as domestic violence, use of the HMIS database, VI-SPDAT, youth/LGBTQ+ homelessness, mental health and disabilities, veterans, and more
This Committee currently has no chair. If you are already a member of the CoC and are interested in joining the Best Practices Committee please send an email to the CoC Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org
Current Committee Members
Miranda Hulse, First Step
Stephanie Pine, Access Independence, Inc.
Kaitlin Heatwole, HRHA/Western CoC
David Mutombo, HRHA/Western CoC