Homeless Councils

The Washington State Advisory Council on Homelessness (SACH) and the Interagency Council on Homelessness (ICH) meet quarterly to collaborate and inform state policy to end homelessness.

SACH is a governor-appointed advisory council. It was created by Executive Order in 1994 and revised in 2015. Applications for appointments to boards or commissions can be found here.

ICH members are state agency representatives appointed by agency directors. ICH was created in 2006 in statute RCW 43.185C.180.

2021 Meeting Schedule

January 21, 2021
April 15, 2021
July 15, 2021
October 21, 2021

Email Kathy Kinard at kathy.kinard@commerce.wa.gov for more information about a revised meeting scheduled for 2021.

SACH/ICH Meeting Document

State Advisory Council on Homelessness