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Nominations to the Sonoma County Continuum of Care (CoC) Board.

Notice is hereby given for nominations to the Sonoma County Continuum of Care (CoC) Board.  Packet soliciting nominations(PDF: 175kB)  and elections to the Board at the next Continuum of Care Quarterly Meeting.  Please read the full packet carefully(PDF: 175kB). This process is being shared widely with all CoC listservs and stakeholders and is based on careful review of the CoC Governance Charter and previous practice from 2014 – 2018.

Any individual may nominate someone for the CoC Board in the following categories:

  • Individual with lived experience of homelessness in the last 2 years
  • Transition Age Youth ages 18-24 with lived experience of homelessness in the last 2 years
  • Private Funder
  • Homeless advocate
  • At Large (4 seats total)

The memo also outlines the process for Member Organizations to vote at the December 7, 2020 Quarterly Meeting as well as the process for proxy votes for member organizations. After tabulating results, the new CoC Board is scheduled to convene on December 9, 2020.

Behavioral Health Warm Line Now Available

The Department of Health Services Behavioral Health Division (DHS-BHD) is very pleased to announce that the Behavioral Health Warm Line (707) 565-2652 will be available for calls starting April 23, 2020.  We are in very uncertain times, and the warm line is a supportive resource for the community. This free and private warm line is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The warm line has English and Spanish speaking staff answering calls and telephone interpretation for other languages.

    Opening doors to permanent housing and opportunity.

    The Sonoma County Community Development Commission (CDC) is dedicated to creating homes for all in thriving and inclusive neighborhoods. The CDC was established in 1978 as the County's public housing authority and is Sonoma County's lead agency for housing and homeless programs.

    Core Service Areas

    Contact Information

    Barbie Robinson,
    MPP, JD, CHC

    Interim Executive Director

    Business Hours
    Monday – Friday
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Contact us by Phone
    Sonoma County Community Development Commission

    1440 Guerneville Road

    Santa Rosa, CA 95403
    38.457092, -122.733925

    Housing Authority Waitlists Now Open

    Applications are open for project-based voucher units in Healdsburg, Petaluma and Cloverdale until July 31, 2020

    Find Out More

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    Visit the Housing Authority page to view eligibility requirements and more information on currently open waitlists

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    Coordinated Entry

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    If you are experiencing homelessness, get connected to housing and services.

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    Information, documents, and timelines related to current federal, state, and local funding application processes

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    Continuum of Care (CoC)

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    Home Sonoma County is the local system of homeless service delivery and governance for the County.