Collaborative Partner Application
As a member, you are guaranteed the following benefits:
- Participate as the Coalition Leadership, engaging in planning and strategic development of the coalition
- Strengthened collaboration and networking across the state
- Access to the CATE database where you can register for trainings, submit data, and access resources and data
- Free access to CATE’s technical assistance and trainings
- Your program’s listing in the membership directory
- Receipt of CATE’s e-newsletter, “#IntheKNOW,” and emails with important information from the community
- An ongoing voice in CATE’s statewide advocacy efforts
- Increased program effectiveness as part of CATE’s Coordinated Community Response and other collaborative efforts
As a member, you are expected to:
- Be committed to CATE mission
- Be committed to minimum standards: commitment to best practices, cultural inclusivity, transparent collaboration, and services that are client centered & trauma informed
- Attend 60% of Regional Meetings and at least 1 Statewide meeting per year
- Engage both decision-making staff and direct service providers from the organization
- Submit Monthly Program Reports
Fees: Currently, CATE membership is free to any eligible individual or organization. CATE reserves the right to instate a membership fee at a later date. If and when a fee is deemed necessary, membership will receive proper notice.
Renewal: Membership must be renewed once per year on March 1st. Applications will be updated at this time to ensure CATE has current information. If any major program changes are made during the current application year, membership should inform CATE staff.
If you have any questions about membership, please contact:
READ BEFORE STARTING:
- This application is for organizations applying to be a Collaborative Partner. If you wish to apply for a different membership type, you will need an alternate application.
- You must contact the Support Coalition Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive an Application ID number to complete the application.
- Sections cannot be saved. You can come back and complete the application at any time using this link, but individual sections have to be completed in one sitting to submit. You will not be able to submit until all required fields are filled.
- Once all sections are submitted, the application is complete and you will receive an email from the Membership Coordinator about your application status within a week.
Please complete and submit all parts of the application:
- Applicant Information
- Organization Information & Profile
- Service Information & Profile
- Trafficking Specific Services
Memorandum of Agreement
- Board of Directors Form
- Reference Form
- Data Reporting Form
- Directory Information Form
- Communication Tools Form