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Children and Family Services Advisory Board

Jane Edna Hunter Building
3955 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115


Telephone: 216-431-4500
Website: www.cfs.cuyahogacounty.us

Responsibility:
The Division of Children and Family Services Advisory Board (“DCFS Board”) established pursuant to O.R.C. 5153.05 as an “advisory committee on children services” and shall be comprised of up to ten members who shall provide independent perspective and feedback to the County and the Cuyahoga County Division of Children and Family Services (“DCFS”) leadership. The DCFS Board shall also serve as a link between Board and the community it serves. The DCFS Board is advisory in nature only and shall not have any decision-making authority over DCFS or the County.

Qualifications:
Members of the DCFS Board shall consist of organizations and client populations who obtain services through the Division. The DCFS Board shall also have among its members, individuals that have demonstrated knowledge in programs for children, such as persons from the medical community, law enforcement, educational community and parent groups.  

Appointing Authority    Length of Term 
Cuyahoga County 10  4 years