Katherine Young, MSW, Director, Social Services
Donna Wheeler, LCSW, Deputy Director
Jeri Scardina, MSW, Deputy Director
Shelley Nilsen, MSW, Deputy Director

Enhanced Adult Services Committee

Enhanced Adult Services Committee is made up of representatives from all branches of the Department of Health and Human Services as well as members from the Public Authority and Caregiver Registry. The goal of this committee is to work together in identifying needs and develop methods in which to meet the needs of those individuals served in the Adult Protective Services and In-Home Supportive Services programs.

The Vision for the Enhanced Adult Services Committee is: Elders, disabled adults and disabled children in Humboldt County live to their highest personal potential in the least restrictive environment. The Enhanced Adult Services Committee will fulfill the vision by aiding in the removal of obstacles to services and resources necessary to ensure the individualís right to pursue the highest potential of physical, emotional, social and environmental wellness, safety and independence. Adult Services provides assistance through partnerships with the individual, family members and the community.

For more information about the Enhanced Adult Services Committee, call (707) 476-2100 or (866) 527-8614.

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