In 2019, on a given night, more than 600 people experience homelessness in El Dorado County.
The El Dorado Opportunity Knocks Board facilitates multi-agency cooperation to change this statistic.
Green Valley Community Church
Volunteers of America Northern California
& Northern Nevada
Michael Boyd, CoC Co-Chair
El Dorado County Probation Officer
Health and Human Services Agency
El Dorado County Sheriff
Tahoe Prosperity Center
Jennifer LaForce, Secretary
Only Kindness Inc.
Tahoe Youth and Family Services
Live Violence Free
Margaret Lewis, Vice Chair
El Dorado County Office of Education
Pam Maxwell, Treasurer
Upper Room Dining Hall
Marissa Muscat, CoC Co-Chair
New Moon Youth and Family Services
Job's Shelter of the Sierra
City of Placerville
South Lake Tahoe Police Department
Coordinated Entry Work Group
The Coordinated Entry Workgroup is responsible for creating the policies and procedures for El Dorado County’s coordinated entry system. The Workgroup is also responsible for monitoring coordinated entry to ensure it is functioning correctly and make recommendations and changes as necessary. The Workgroup shall recruit agencies for participation in coordinated entry.