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Public Comment Session: Draft FY18 Winter Plan

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1630 7th St. NW
Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Public Library
large meeting room in the basement

Public Comment Session on the proposed 2017-2018 Winter Plan for the District of Columbia.  The event will be held on Monday, August 14, 2017, 2 pm - 4 pm, at the Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Public Library, 1630 7th St. NW, in the large meeting room in the basement. COHHO is sponsoring this public event on behalf of the ICH ERSO Committee.


The Emergency Response and Shelter Operations (ERSO) 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)