Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month
at 10:30 am in San Andreas.
Membership is free and is open to individuals and organizations concerned with the development and coordination of homeless assistance programs. To become a member, learn more and download a membership application here.
Central Sierra CoC Board: The Central Sierra Continuum of Care (CSCoC) Board is elected by CSCoC membership to serve as the governing body and help accomplish CSCoC's mission to prevent, reduce, and end homelessness through effective and coordinated services. The Board shall have the power to act on behalf of and in the best interest of CSCoC. Apply here for a governing board member position.
Denise Cloward (Chair)
Housing Director, Amador Tuolumne Community Action Agency
Serving Amador and Tuolumne Counties
Jerry Cadote (Vice-Chair)
Executive Director, SIERRA HOPE
Serving Calaveras County
Central Sierra Continuum of Care: Governance Charter
A Continuum of Care (CoC) is the group organized to coordinate homeless housing, service, and prevention activities within a defined geographic area. A CoC Charter is required by the federal Homeless Emergency Assistance and Rapid Transition to Housing Act of 2009 (HEARTH Act) and Interim Rule to define the structure and responsibilities of the CoC. Key areas of CoC responsibility defined under the HEARTH Act include:
Operating the CoC
Designating and operating a Homeless Management Information System (HMIS)
Above: CSCoC Chair, Jerry Cadotte of Sierra Hope. Vice Chair, Denise Cloward, Housing Director, ATCAA.
Below: Just a few of our CSCoC members attending a monthly meeting.