Central Oregonians experiencing homelessness and those most at-risk of homelessness will have increased and equitable access to housing and supports to provide them with opportunities for housing stability and individual well-being.
- Decrease severely rent and mortgage-burdened households
- Increase Housing Choice Voucher holders able to find and lease a unit
- Accurately account for Central Oregonians experiencing homelessness
Homeless Leadership Coalition
Chair, Homeless Leadership Coalition
Community Health Coordinator, PacificSource
Bilingual Community Outreach Advocate, Thrive Central Oregon
Community Research Liaison, OHSU
Sarah Kelley, MSW
Executive Director, Thrive Central Oregon
Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council
Kathy Sabatier, RN, MS
Director of Homeowner Services, Bend-Redmond Habitat for Humanity
Fund Developer/Grant Writer, Jericho Road/Hunger Prevention Coalition
Executive Director, Habitat for Humanity La Pine Sunriver
Elaine Knobbs-Seasholtz, MPH
Director of Strategy and Development, Mosaic Medical
Colleen Thomas, QMHA
Homeless Outreach Coordinator, Deschutes County Health Services/Homeless Leadership Coalition
Meets on the 3rd Fridays of the month from 10:30am – 12:00pm.
The Central Oregon Health Council assembled RHIP Workgroups, groups of community professionals focused on some aspect of the Regional Health Improvement Plan, in 2016 to strategize and address the RHIP Health Indicators for each area of focus.