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October 2014 LHRC Meeting

October 23, 2014 | 1:00 PM | 502 Old Lynchburg Rd


LHRC Board Members in attendance:

John Shepherd

Cali Gaston

Tina Robertson


Advocates in attendance:

Chuck Collins, Regional Human Rights Advocate


 Affiliates in attendance:

Joann Murphy, Region Ten CSB

Sheri Gauthier, Region Ten CSB

Chuck McElroy, Worksource Enterprises

Debra Knighton, THRIVE Va.

Michelle Bornhoft, Worksource Enterprises

Willie Manning, Blue Ridge First Step

Rondalyn Palmer, Fair Winds

Lanette Thorhill, Meridian House

James Vann, REACH

Diane Proctor, Rescare

John Penn Turner, ARS Pantops Clinic

Tyrone Hilton, Envision Solutions

Claudia Hildebrand, Little Keswick School

Savannah Thompson, Lutheran Family Services of Va.

Lindsay Jackson, Wall Residences

Linda Nelson, ARS Pantops Clinic

Benjamin Eser, Region Ten

Daniel Tripp, Consumer

Zachary Taylor, Family Preservation Services

Darien Hall, Family Preservation Services

Leela Lipscombe, Counseling Alliance of Virginia

Kelly Greer, National Counseling Group

Matthew Osborne, Virginia Institute of Autism

Eddie Banks, Consumer

Kristen Ault, New Y-CAPP

James Hart, Region Ten

Alice Anderson, On Our Own

Meeting Minutes

Items covered during the meeting:

I.         Meeting was called to order at 1:00 p.m.

II.       Everyone in the room introduced him/herself for the record.

III.     Minutes for July, 2014 meeting were approved.

 IV.    Human Rights Advocates Report-  

 Chuck Collins -

- Announced that he will be retiring in February, 2015. 

 Comments from Affiliates-

- James Vann from REACH handed out a power point and  gave a presentation on REACH.

 V.       Annual Reports from Affiliated Providers

- Annual Reports from Thrive, Blue Ridge First Step, Worksource Enterprises, ARS Pantops Clinic, Meridian House, Counseling Alliance of Virginia  and REACH were given. 

VI.      Quarterly Reports

– The following reports were not received, VABDOE, Thrive, Blue Ridge First Step, Arc of the Piedmont and ARS Pantops Clinic.

 VII.     Business-   

Region Ten – Requested approval for 1 protective restraint – approved for 1 year.

Community Alternative – Request approval for 1 protective restraint – approved for 1 year.

Wall Residences – Notification of change of address for sponsored provider (11508 Fox Hill Road – Culpeper, VA). 

Lutheran Family Services – Notification was given for a new sponsored residential location (Pelham Residence) was given. 

Region Ten – Next Friend appointment presented and approved.

Closed Session – Interviews of two new committee members, Eddie Banks and Daniel Tripp.  Both approved.


 The LHRC Meeting was adjourned.

 The next meeting will be held on Thursday, January 15, 2015

 We would like to thank everyone that attended this meeting and those who presented during the meeting.

Please remember that everyone is invited to attend each LHRC Meeting held.