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CoC Unaccompanied Youth Committee Meeting

February 7 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

The Unaccompanied Youth Committee, subcommittee of the Service and Delivery Committee, is a working group of the Tampa/Hillsborough County Continuum of Care. Comprised of representatives from the school district, foster care system, youth-focused medical services, youth advocates, youth service providers, and the faith community; the committee works to assess the unaccompanied youth population and develop a plan to address their needs for stable housing, transportation, jobs, education, health care and supportive relationships. The objectives of the committee are as follows;

  1. Develop a Comprehensive Outreach and Engagement Plan for literally homeless youth.
  2. Identify the agencies and services available for homeless youth within the CoC geographic area.
  3. Oversee the use of the Unaccompanied Youth By-Name List to identify the needs of the homeless youth and ways to assist them.
  4. Establish a recruitment strategy for engaging homeless, formerly homeless, and/or non-homeless youth/students to serve as ambassadors.

Details

Date:
February 7
Time:
10:30 am - 12:30 pm