Adult & Family Services Commission

Cancelled - September 10th Adult and Family Services Commission Meeting

Agendas & Minutes

 Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Members

 View the Adult and Family Services Commission Members List (PDF).

Mission Statement 

The purpose of this Commission is to represent the community to the Board of Supervisors on issues regarding health and human services and family interests of all residents of Nevada County.

Overview

 The Commission provides policy advice to the Board of Supervisors; appraises and evaluates county health and human services programs; participates in long range planning processes; helps identify and coordinate community resources, including the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG), that can be used to provide collaborative solutions to health and human services needs; oversees the extent and the quality of the participation of low income constituents in the CSBG funded programs; participates in activities of the Agency on Aging Area 4 (AAA4) Advisory Council; provides advice and recommendations to the Board of Supervisors on issues relating to Adult Day Services and Adult Day Health Care; provides assistance in educating the community on health and human services needs; and promoting intergenerational relations and activities, which facilitates the generations working together to solve problems and enriching the lives of all.

Funding Proposals

2020-2021 Community Service Block Grant Funding 

The Nevada County Adult & Family Services Commission (AFSC) announces a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Nevada County Community Services Block Grant Funding (CSBG). The AFSC seeks proposals from local non-profit agencies to provide services that will enhance the priority set forth by the Community Services Block Grant Community Action Plan (CSBG CAP) in the area of Improving Household Income. 

Two CSBG awards will be funded in the total amount of $148,000, in support of the mission of the AFSC in order to improve the lives of low-income residents of Nevada County. Each award totaling $74,000, will be disbursed in the amount of $37,000 annually for calendar years 2020 and 2021, based on the availability of funds.

Non-Profit organizations may submit an application for CSBG funds.  CSBG Funding Application 2020-2021.

Community Action Plan

Commission Documents