The purpose of these Advisory Boards:

  • Assess needs and priorities in the community.
  • Advise and make program and policy recommendations to the Human Services Director and the Board of County Commissioners
  • Assist in evaluating the performance of programs/providers
  • Assist in planning and developing new programs
  • The Advisory Board shall act strictly in an advisory capacity.
  • Advisory Board members are appointed by the County Commissioners for a 3 year term.
  • The Advisory Boards meet on a monthly or bi-monthly basis.

For more information, contact Lynda Richards at 360-678-7996 or email at

An Application for each of the Advisory Boards can be accessed by clicking on the following links: