|Atlantic County Government
ADVISORY BOARDS, COUNCILS, COMMISSSIONS
The Mental Health Advisory Board is a twelve member volunteer board. The board serves as an advocate and advisor to the county executive and the New Jersey Division of Mental Health Services(DMHS) for the development of mental health services to the community. Board members become thoroughly acquainted with those programs af the division and related social services and regularly review all such programs. It advises and makes recommendations on the development of policies and procedures covering community mental health programs. To achieve its purpose, the board has several committees, including planning, education, contract review and a professional advisory committee. A member must be an Atlantic County resident and not be affiliated with or have a family member is is affiliated with any agency or program funded by the NJ Division of Mental Health Services. Some knowledge of, or an interest in mental health services is helpful.
Total Number of Members Allowed: 12
3-year terms beginning July 1
Freeholder Member: Freeholder Colin G. Bell
Chairperson: David Delaney
Frank P. Brown, Pastor
Elizabeth A. Doherty
Philip Michael Huber
Kathleen L. Lengel
Kathryn L. McNamara
Debra Yetter Silver
Marian A. Woodson
Most advisory boards are open to Atlantic County residents. If you are interested in volunteering to serve on this or any other Board or Commission please CLICK HERE for an application.