The Homeless Network of Yakima County Affordable Housing Committee is comprised of multiple service providers and members of the community who are associated with the development, management, and access to affordable housing in Yakima County. The committee will assist in determining gaps in the housing continuum of care and make recommendations to the Community on how to best close those gaps in relation to the current Homeless and Housing Needs Assessment for all residents of Yakima County. To best make these recommendations, the committee will do the following:
Homeless Network of Yakima County
Formed in response to the development of the Washington State Department of Commerce Office of Homeless Youth, the Youth Coalition voted to become a committee of the Homeless Network of Yakima County in 2017.
Since inception, the participating membership has nearly doubled and the coalition and Network have made progress on the following youth-centric goals: