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Human Services Workgroup


  • Rick Werner
  • John Begala

Proposed Charges

Note: These proposed charges were intended to give the workgroups a starting point from which to organize their work. We expect that some workgroups may expand upon their charges and/or coordinate with other workgroups to avoid duplicative processes or work product.

Health and Human Services - Charter: Article VIII

  • Review existing Health and Human Services operations by department/division and function; and by relationship with other boards, agencies and officials
  • Recommend an organizational and operational structure that will
    • best enable the Department of Health and Human Services to protect and enhance the health, education and well-being of county residents as mandated by general law and as deemed necessary and desirable for county residents; and,
    • coordinate relationships with related boards, agencies and officials to avoid duplication of services and activities and realize efficiencies
  • Offer such other recommendations related to best practices in health and human services as deemed necessary and/or desirable so as to achieve transformational realignment and efficiencies

Departments/Divisions Affected

  • Executive Office of Health and Human Services
  • Children and Family Services
  • Senior and Adult Services
  • Employment and Family Services
  • Cuyahoga Support Enforcement Agency

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