Health and Community Services Department
DEPARTMENT COMMITTEES, COUNCILS and ADVISORY BOARDS
Environmental Health Advisory Council
The Environmental Health Advisory Council (EHAC) serves as an informed advocacy body and sounding board for matters of policy that affect the lives of citizens
who need environmental health services. In addition, it advises the County Board of Commissioners on environmental matters.
Appointments are made for three-year terms of office. Contact: Vern Johnson, Environmental Health Manager, 269-373-5356.
Older Adult Services Advisory Council
The Older Adult Services Advisory Council's primary function is to act in an advisory capacity to the County Board of Commissioners
through the Human Services Department related to the provision of services to the senior population of the Kalamazoo community.
Membership requirements state that half the members must be age 60 or over, and other members will represent a nutrition provider,
social service provider, a local elected official and general public. Appointments are made for three-year terms of office.
Contact: Samantha Carlson, Director Older Adult Services, 269-373-5187.
Veterans Affairs Committee - Accepting Applications Now
The Kalamazoo County Veterans' Affairs Committee is authorized by Act - 192' of the public Acts of 1953 (Act 192); Approved and appointed by the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners for the purpose of advisory and accountability for the Veterans Service Office and its service delivery to County Veterans. Contact: Celia Banuelos, Veterans Service Office, 269-373-5361.
Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services is committed to providing equitable, culturally competent care to all individuals served, regardless of race, age, sex, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.
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