12.11.13 Region 3 Homeless Council AGENDA

Region 3 Homeless Council Monthly Meeting – AGENDA

103 Texas Ave, Bangor Health and Community Services

December 11, 2013 – 1:00 to 3:00 pm

Conference call  #1.877.455.0244; passcode: 2073564836#


1:00-1:10 Welcome/Introductions (sign-in sheet), adjustments to the agenda

1:10-1:30 Statewide Homeless Council update

1:30 -2:15 Discussion Topics: 1.  Pressing issues in Region III

2. Efforts at ending long term homelessness – Long term stayers

3.  Recommendations to Statewide Homeless Council

2:15-2:30 Regional Council take on MaineCare expansion with local representatives.

(11/13/13)  All to contact local State Representatives and Senators re: need for healthcare for people who are homeless; review of draft talking points; 

2:30-2:40 State and Federal Updates

2:40-2:45 Nomination process for Chair       

2:45-3:00 Agency updates – Including a review of numbers of people who are homeless at each facility/program

Set Agenda for the Next Meeting:  (date) same location