Boards and Commissions Detail

Developmental Disabilities Council

Purpose:

The Council identifies community needs, recommends funding priorities, and helps select and evaluate service providers. The County's emphasis on contracting with community agencies for social services makes the work of this volunteer advisory council critical.

Membership:

Comprised of fifteen members including recipients of service, advocates, professionals in the field, key referral sources, provider representatives, and lay citizens. Members are residents of the county or have work interests in the county.

Meets:

First Wednesday, 10:00 am

Term:

3 years

Time Commitment:

2-3 hours per month

Contact:

Mary Lanxon, Developmental Disabilities Supervisor

Phone:

503-846-3128

Email:

mary_lanxon@co.washington.or.us

Web site:

Developmental Disabilities Council Website

Has opening: Yes

The Board of Commissioners is currently seeking citizens to fill vacancies in this advisory committee. Applications will be accepted until filled.

Opening contact information:

Same as above