HomeSonoma Banner

Continuum of Care Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

March 9, 2020 from 10:00 11:30 AM

Department of Health Services
Santa Rosa Conference Room

1450 Neotomas Avenue

Santa Rosa, CA 95405
38.43281, -122.68435


  1. Introductions/Roll Call – 10 am (Barbie Robinson and Michael Gause)
  2. Approval of minutes- February 10, 2020
  3. CE Hot Topics – 10:05 am
  4. 50/50 Rule and Encampment Policy -10:20 am
    • Final Policy Adopted By Home Sonoma County Leadership Council
    • Implement Process to Proceed
  5. New Project Coordinated Entry Notification and Referral Process – 10:30 am
    • Review Current CE Referral Form
    • Implement Process For New Projects
  6. CES Certification Process- 10:50 am
    • Discuss Enrollment Issues
    • Develop Certification for Enrollees
  7. Discuss Policy Prioritizing ADA Accessible Units to Clients with Disability Related Needs – 11:15am
  8. Public Comment
  9. Adjourn – 11:30am

Public Comment

PUBLIC COMMENT PRIOR TO THE COUNCIL MEETING: Public Comment may be submitted via email to

PUBLIC COMMENT DURING THE COUNCIL MEETING: PUBLIC COMMENT USING ZOOM: Members of the public who join the Zoom meeting, either through their web browser online or by calling in, will be able to provide live public comment at specific points throughout the meeting. 

One may also email public comment to throughout the meeting. All emailed public comments will be read into the record.  

Any writings or documents presented to a majority of the Home Sonoma County Technical Advisory Committee and Working Groups regarding any item on this agenda may be made available for public inspection electronically or at the Sonoma County Community Development Commission office located at 1440 Guerneville Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95403 during normal business hours.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you require special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact the Sonoma County Community Development Commission at (707) 565-7500 (voice) or (707) 565-7555 (TDD). Translators and American Sign Language interpreters for individuals with hearing disabilities will be available upon request. A minimum of 48 hours is needed to ensure the availability of translation services.

In accordance with Government Code §54957.5, any materials of public record relating to an agenda item that are provided to a majority of the members less than 72 hours before the meeting will be made available upon request at the Sonoma County Community Development Commission, 1440 Guerneville Road, Santa Rosa during normal business hours and will be posted online 72 hours prior to each meeting. Materials of public record that are distributed during the meeting shall be made available for public inspection at the meeting if prepared by the lead agency or a member of the legislative/advisory body, or within two business days after the meeting if prepared by some other person.

Contact Information

Michael Gause

Ending Homelessness Manager

Sonoma County Community Development Commission

County of Sonoma
Contact us by Phone
Sonoma County Community Development Commission

1440 Guerneville Road

Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.457092, -122.733925

County of Sonoma Boards, Commissions and Committees

Continuum of Care (CoC)

Learn More About Continuum of Care

Continuum of Care Board

CoC's goal is to achieve Functional Zero homelessness using a Housing First model.