Continuum of Care (CoC)

The Eaton County Continuum of Care (CoC) is a workgroup of the Health and Human Services Collaborative.  The purpose of the CoC is to assist, identify, and provide for the creation of a continuum of the care and assistance provided for short and long-term housing and shelter needs for the household of limited resources in Eaton County.  The CoC is a community based association of organizations, agencies, and individuals concerned with housing and shelter needs and concerns in Eaton County, Michigan.

The CoC is the applicant for the Emergency Solutions Grant from MSHDA and a HUD grant from the federal government.  As the applicant, it is also the CoC's responsibility to oversee the agencies administration of these funds.

We welcome all community members to participate and especially encourage those who have lived experiences with homelessness.

CoC Meeting Information

The CoC meets the second Monday of every month at 10:30 a.m. via zoom except for the months of March, June, September, and December.  These months meetings will conducted in person only (no virtual option will be available) and will be held at the Barry-Eaton District Health Department, lower level conference room, at 1033 Healthcare Drive, Charlotte, MI 48813.   Please contact the secretary for a meeting link or if directions to the Health Department are needed.

January 9 zoomMay 8 zoomSeptember 11 in person
February 13 zoomJune 12 in personOctober 9 zoom
March 13 in personJuly 10 zoomNovember 13 zoom
April 10 zoomAugust 14 zoomDecember 11 in person

CoC 2023 Strategies and Grants Work Group meetings

The Eaton CoC sub-committee, the Strategies and Grants Work Group, develops processes and procedures for receiving and designating grants funds and the long and short term range strategies to assist households of limited resources in Eaton County. Strategies and Grants Work Group meetings are held at 10:00 am the third Tuesday of every month.  All meetings will be held electronically via zoom unless otherwise noted.  More meetings may be added as necessary to conduct business.

January 17 zoomJuly 18 zoom
February 21 zoomAugust 15 zoom at 9:00 am
March 21 zoomSeptember 19 zoom at 9:00 am
April 18 zoomOctober 17 zoom
May 16 zoomNovember 21 zoom
June 20 zoomDecember 19 zoom

CoC 2023 Special Meetings Strategies and Grants Work Group

Special meetings are in addition to the meetings noted above and are for the purpose of preparing the CoC HUD grant.  All Special Meetings will be held via zoom and will begin at 9:00 a.m.

August 17 September 7
August 22 September 12
August 24 September 14
August 31September 21
September 5September 26