Interagency Governance Team (IGT)
The Interagency Governance Team (IGT) is responsible for collaboratively coordinating and overseeing the implementation of the Jeff D. Settlement Agreement. This team consists of representatives from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, the Idaho State Department of Education, and the Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections, county detention, parents, youth, providers, and community members.
The IGT meets on the second Wednesday of the month. Minutes from their meetings are public and may be viewed, along with the Operational Guideline and Workgroup Charter, below.
IGT Operational Guidelines
The purpose of the Interagency Governance Team (IGT) is to establish a governance structure to oversee implementation and operation of Youth Empowerment Services (YES) and Quality Management Improvement and Accountability (QMIA) program. IGT’s purpose is to ensure that the State’s policies and procedures promote the successful development and operation of a new and improved children’s mental health system of care that includes the participation of Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW), State Department of Education (SDE) and the Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections (IDJC).
IGT Workgroup Charter
The IGT shall advise the parties to the Settlement Agreement on implementation of the system of care described in the Agreement and serve as a vehicle for communication among parties, to identify and remove barriers to implementation, and monitor implementation of the Agreement through the YES Project Plan.
IGT Meeting Agendas
IGT Meeting Minutes