In June 2022, the Los Angeles Continuum of Care Board (LA CoC) General Membership approved a charter revision expanding the representation of the LA CoC Board. This includes five at-large representatives, of which one shall represent the American Indian/Alaska Native populations and be appointed the Los Angeles City/County Native American Indian Commission (LANAIC). The LA CoC Board addresses critical issues related to homelessness through a coordinated community-based process of identifying and addressing our region’s needs to address homelessness The LA CoC Board oversees the allocation and utilization of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) resources, and other sources of funding, throughout LA County as mandated by HUD. The LA CoC Board consults, provides feedback, approves, and makes recommendations on policies and processes related to the CoC Program, HMIS software serving the LA CoC geographic area, and other areas impacting homelessness within the LA CoC.
At the November 15, 2022 LANAIC meeting the Commission took action appointing Commissioner Rene’ Williams (Forth District Appointee) to serve as the LANAIC’s representative on the Los Angeles Continuum of Care (LA CoC) Board and uplift the needs and concerns of the American Indian and Alaska Native community.
Last modified: November 16, 2022