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File #: 2022-2406   
Type: Regular Agenda Item
Body: Social Service Human Relations Board
On agenda: 9/22/2022
Title: Status Report on the City of Alameda's Homeless Services

Title

 

Status Report on the City of Alameda’s Homeless Services

 

Body

 

To: Honorable President Sarah Lewis and Members of the Social Service Human Relations Board

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

 

This item is a regularly occurring agenda item to discuss the City of Alameda’s Homeless Services. The Social Service Human Relations Board (SSHRB) oversees the City’s social services programs, including those designed to alleviate homelessness in Alameda and helping individuals and families currently experiencing homelessness.

 

BACKGROUND

 

This item is a regularly occurring agenda item to discuss the City of Alameda’s Homeless Services. SSHRB advises the City Council on the City’s social services programs, including those designed to alleviate homelessness in Alameda and helping individuals and families currently experiencing homelessness.

 

In October 2021, the Alameda City Council approved the Road Home: A Five-Year Plan to Prevent and Respond to Homelessness in Alameda. Bi-annual status reports on the progress of the Plan’s strategies were reported to SSHRB on January 27 and August 25, 2022.

 

DISCUSSION

 

This item is for discussion purposes only. At the meeting, City staff will provide a verbal status report to SSHRB on current homeless-related services, which may include but not limited to such activities as Dine and Connect, the Winter Warming Centers, status of homeless encampments, emergency supportive housing, and transitional housing, the Day Center, Safe Parking and the Road Home Strategic Plan.

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

This item is for discussion purposes only. No action is needed.

 

 

Respectfully submitted,

 

 

Eric Fonstein

Development Manager