ACCGov is seeking qualified candidates to fill 19 volunteer positions on seven important policy-making boards. Applications are due by Fri., July 8 and are available online and in the Clerk of Commission's office. Read on...
Regular meetings: Third Wednesday of every other month at 12:00 P.M. (February, April, June, August, October and December)
Clarke County DFCS office at 284 North Avenue(Virtually as needed)
Special meetings: determined at the time of call
The Board’s primary role is to be the link between the agency and the community. The role of local County DFCS Boards is a combination of advocacy, resource development, political activism, staff relations, customer service, and administrative functions. All of these are important to the Division and County Department.
All board appointments must be made from the following categories:
1. Pediatric health care providers; 2. Appropriate school personnel; 3. Emergency responders; 4. Law enforcement personnel; 5 Private child welfare service providers 6. Alumni of the child welfare system; 7. Mental health care providers; 8. Former foster parents; and 9. Leaders within the faith-based community.
METHOD OF APPOINTMENT Mayor and Commission
CONTACT Mary Barrett Yancey, Director 706-248-9776