Chairman: Marie Born
Vice Chairman: Richard Handy
Members: Gregory D. Young, Charles Potter, Sheila Perry, Scott Horton, Heather VanDenburgh
(Community Services, Public Health, Social Services, Office for the Aging, Youth Bureau, Veterans n Services Committee: (Community Services, Public Health, Social Services, Office for the Aging, Youth Bureau, Veterans Agency)
This committee shall have general supervision over all of the following County offices or agencies and their related functions, including, but not limited to, those powers and duties outlined under specific statutory authorities:
- Community Services
- Public Health Department and Public Health Programs
- Education and Medical Services for Handicapped Children
- Youth Bureau - Emergency Medical Services (other than Enhanced 911)
- Office for the Aging - Veterans Agency - Social Services Department and Programs
This committee shall review all recommendations to it by various advisory committees created by the Legislative Body.
This committee shall make a report and/or recommendations when it becomes necessary to do so as it relates to all activities as hereinabove described.
In the absence of the Director of the Veterans Agency and Director of Office for Aging, the Chairperson of this Committee shall have and exercise all the powers and duties which have been assigned to said offices.
Meetings: Tuesday at 10:00 AM
June 8, 2020
Supervisor Born commented that the Public Health Department is “doing a great job”.
May 11, 2020
Supervisor Born commented by stating what a good job the department heads are doing reporting to Human Services Committee. She reported that, to date, our County has seen no cases of the “pediatric inflammation syndrome”. She has spoken with the Public Health Department, Office for Aging, Veterans and Community Services Departments and all are doing a super job.
February 10, 2020
Supervisor Born advised that she attended the recent NYSAC Conference and the topic of Raise the Age was discussed with several unfavorable conversations.
December 10, 2018
Supervisor Born advised that new Public Health Director Laurel Headwell started on December 3, 2018.
October 9, 2018
Supervisor Born advised that the Board will be conducting interviews for Public Health Director later in the meeting.