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Children and Family Services

Jane Edna Hunter Building
3955 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115


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

Responsibility:
The Board seeks to further the cooperation and collaboration between the Department of Family Services and the other child care agencies in Cuyahoga County, and render advice to the Department on policy matters pertaining to the provisions of services to children and families. The Board also studies the effectiveness and need for services to children and families in Cuyahoga County and encourages the gathering of information about the same population.

Qualifications:
The Board consists of 19 members who represent organizations and client populations who obtained services from the Department. The 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, parent groups, end the educational community.

Appointing Authority    Length of Term 
Cuyahoga County  21  3 years
(Reappointment possible for one additional term; maximum two consecutive terms.)

Public Meetings:
The Board meets monthly in the evening on the fourth Wednesday of each month. The meetings are held at the Jane Edna Hunter facility.

Authorization:
O.R.C. 5153.091