Member sought for Delaware-Morrow Mental Health & Recovery Services Board


The Delaware County Board of Commissioners is seeking to appoint one member to the Delaware-Morrow Mental Health & Recovery Services Board to fill a seat whose term would commence July 1 and expire June 30, 2028.

This board consists of 14 members. Individuals who are attorneys are strongly encouraged to apply.

As a member of the Delaware-Morrow Mental Health & Recovery Services Board, the appointed individual will contribute to the development and future direction of this community-enhanced board.

To be a board member an individual must:

• Be a resident of Delaware County; and

• Have demonstrable interest and expertise in mental health and alcohol or drug addiction programs and services.

Responsibilities and duties of a board member include:

• Serving as the local alcohol/drug addiction and mental health public authority and planning agency for Delaware and Morrow Counties;

• Promoting, arranging, and implementing working agreements with social services agencies, both public and private;

• Contracting with non-profit providers for treatment and prevention services;

• Evaluating and monitoring all programs and services under contractual commitments; and

• Recruiting and promoting local financial support from public and private resources.

Interested individuals can apply through Delaware County’s online application portal. It can be accessed at

For any questions regarding this application procedure, please contact Matt Brown, Delaware County Human Resources, at 740-833-2125 or [email protected].

Completed board-appointment applications must be received through the online application portal no later than 11:59 p.m. on June 5.

Submitted by Delaware County.

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