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The Long Island Continuum of Care is designated by the Department of Housing and Urban Development to oversee the regional strategy for ending homelessness. The Continuum of Care envisions a community in which all members have access to safe, decent, and appropriate housing options. 

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If you are a non-profit which serves the homeless on Long Island and are interested in becoming a CoC member click the link below.

CoC Schedule

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2020 Continuum of Care Meeting Schedule

**All meetings are held at 600 Albany Avenue, Amityville, NY 11701**

 

Meetings times are as follows:

9:00AM – 10:15AM: CoC Business Meeting: Open meetings; no RSVP required. CoC business is discussed, including CoC process, strategic planning, homeless count, CES and HMIS updates, trainings, local application process and full CoC applications to HUD.

These meetings will be held in ROOM 203

10:30AM – 11:30AM: CoC Community Response Forum: Meeting: opens meetings; no RSVP required. Training/networking, upcoming events, presentations on programs and services for persons served by CoC members. The topics for the Community Response Forum are included with the CoC meeting dates.  These topics are subject to change, updates will be provided as appropriate.

These meetings will be held in ROOM 203

10:30AM – 11:45AM: Governance Board Meeting: Closed meetings. Governance Board members are nominated and elected from and by the full CoC. Each member is selected to represent a population, government entity, program type, or other group of stakeholders.

These meetings will be held in ROOM 207

Meeting Date

Friday, January 17, 2020

Friday, February 21, 2020

Friday, March 20, 2020

Friday, April 17, 2020

Friday, May 15, 2020

Friday, June 19, 2020

Friday, July 17, 2020

Friday, August 14, 2020

Friday, September 25, 2020

Friday, October 16, 2020

Friday, November 20, 2020

Friday, December 18, 2020

Community Response Forum Topic

Built for Zero (Chronic Homeless and Veterans)

Criminal Justice/Re-Entry

Aging Adult Populations

Fair Housing/Legal/Homeless Diversion

Family Homelessness/Child Care/Parenting Supports

Employment/Vocational Training

Emerging Topic/CoC Member Choice (TBD)

*****GOVERNANCE BOARD MEETING ONLY*****

School Coordination/Head Start/McKinney-Vento

Domestic Violence/Human Trafficking

Youth Services

Mental Health/Substance Use

For more information about agenda items for upcoming CoC Business Meetings contact Thanh Pham at tpham@addressthehomeless.org

For more information about topics and presenters at upcoming Community Response Forums contact Justin McDannell at jmcdannell@addressthehomeless.org

CoC Meeting Schedule 

2019 CoC General & Voting Membership Form

CoC Governance Board

Governance Board Orientation

CoC Meeting Minutes

August  2019-no meeting

2018 CoC Meeting Minutes

July 2018

August  2018-no meeting

October 2018

May 2018

December 2018 - Meeting Cancelled

2019 Governance Board Minutes

March 2019-cancelled

August  2019-no meeting

2018-2019 HMIS Updates

December 2018

July 2019

August  2019 - No Meeting

October 2019

December 2019