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Human Services Funding Advisory Board

Description

The Human Services Funding Advisory Board is responsible for making human services funding recommendations to the City Council. The Committee holds meetings an average of four times a year, mostly during the fall, and conduct site visits. The Human Services Board consists of local human services providers and others committed to non-duplicative, collaborative, and comprehensive human services in Lakewood.

Qualifications

Members shall be residents of the City unless the Council finds that appointment of a non-resident, by virtue of business involvement or expertise, will benefit the Committee and ultimately the City.

Compensation

None.

Membership

Members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council.

Terms of Office

Three year terms.

Attendance

Individuals appointed are expected to attend meetings regularly. The Council expects to be informed in the event any Committee, Board or Commission member has three unexcused absences. The Council, may in the event of three unexcused absences, dismiss the individual from service.

Applications

Applications are available at City Hall.

For further information

Contact Alice M. Bush, General Services Director/City Clerk, at (253) 589-2489.