Description: The Chatham-Savannah Authority for the Homeless was established in 1989 by the General Assembly of the State of Georgia in order to develop and adopt, and from time to time amend, a comprehensive plan for public and private agencies to deal effectively with problems of the homeless in the Chatham County-Savannah area. It serves to coordinate, evaluate and provide administrative services and assistance, to contract with public and private agencies, to offer services including case management, employment training and referrals and other related services to homeless persons so long as such services do not duplicate services offered and actually supplied by existing programs or agencies.
Membership/Appointment: Nineteen (19) members, four (4) appointed by City Council.
Min. Requirements: Chatham County resident at the time of appointment and while holding office.
Term: Overlapping four (4) year terms.
Current Members Appointed by the City of Savannah: