The Coordinated Entry Committee voted by Slack throughout the week of July 29, 2019.
VOTING ATTENDANCE [LISTED AS NAMES, ORGANIZATION (ROLE, IF ANY)]
Layla Pedigo, United Way of Southwest Louisiana
Kristin Brooks, Calcasieu Parish Police Jury
Alex Hamilton, Hamilton Investment Properties Community Development Organization
Edna Semar, ASSIST Agency
Chelsea McCoy, Empower 225
Gail Gowland, St. Bernard Battered Women’s Program
Keneisha Keener, Volunteers of America - Greater Baton Rouge
Vote: Coordinated Entry for People Fleeing Human Trafficking
The DV Tiger Team voted unanimously to propose the following amendment to the Coordinated Entry Policies and Procedures:
People fleeing human trafficking (including but not limited to sex trafficking and labor trafficking) should not be required to receive the Intervention Component or wait 30 days before receiving the Assessment Component and access to the Prioritization List.
The Coordinated Entry Committee voted unanimously to adopt the DV Tiger Team’s recommendation and propose it to the Board for final approval.