Committee Agendas                                                                 October 2014

Proposed Committee Agendas    Subject to Change

Health & Human Services Committee, Madge Rosenberg and Barbara Van Buren,
Tuesday, October 28, 7:00 PM
Discussion with the Assistant Commissioner Danielle Minelli, NYC Department of Homeless Services, on outreach and services for homeless people in CD7 and coordination with other agencies:
     •   Brief overview of DHS’ outreach program
     •   Manhattan Consortium’s approach to homeless people, who's eligible for the program, what are the numbers of people sheltered and still on the street, and their needs, funding for additional Safe Haven beds or additional buildings they can use. 
     •   How mental health and substance abuse services are provided, and what else is needed. 
     •   Update on the interagency effort at Verdi Square and the DHS task force that's looking at parks and quality of life concerns. 

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