Homeless Services Advisory Committee


  • 3 p.m.
  • 4th Wednesday of each month
  • Durham County Human Services Building
    414 E Main Street
    2nd Floor Conference Room
    Durham, NC 27701


  • Emanuel Kearney, Former Homeless Person
  • Reverend Warren L. Herndon, Faith Community Representative
  • Christopher Toenes, Non-Profit Organization Representative
  • Tony Tosh, Corporate/Private Sector Business Representative

Staff Person

About the Committee

The purpose of the Homeless Services Advisory Committee is to advise the Durham City Council and the Durham Board of County commissioners on the implementation of collaborative initiatives to prevent and end homelessness in Durham.


The board consists of 24 voting members, 4 of which are appointed by the City Council representing the following areas:
  • Corporate Sector Business
  • Faith Community
  • Former Homeless Person
  • Non-Profit Organization
Members serve without compensation and must live within the corporate city limits. City and County taxes must not reflect any delinquency at the time of submission of the application.