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ICH Emergency Response and Shelter Operations Committee

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Repeats every month on January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September on the fourth Wednesday until Sun Dec 31 2017 except Wed Aug 23 2017. Also includes Wed Aug 30 2017.

64 New York Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20002
DC Department of Human Services (DHS)
6th Floor (Mount Vernon Conference Room)

The Emergency Response and Shelter Operations Committee of the Interagency Council on Homelessness is responsible for monitoring shelter utilization and capacity. Annually, this committee develops a Winter Plan to ensure adequate shelter availability and services during the hypothermia season.

Additionally, this committee is responsible for coordinating outreach services across the community, establishing shelter safety and quality standards, responding to unanticipated problems or emergencies, and coordinating special efforts on shelter transformation.

To join the mailing list for updates (including minutes, agenda, handouts and any changes to meeting details), see contact information below.  Please be sure to indicate in the subject line of your email: Request to join mailing list for ICH Emergency Response and Shelter Operations Committee.

Jill Carmichael, National Community Church (Co-Chair)