Social Services Advisory Board

The Social Services Advisory Board advises the City Manager and the Human Services Team leader on all issues related to the formulation of policy or implementation of programs intended to serve the social welfare of local residents.

The Social Services Advisory Board is a group of no fewer than five and no more than thirteen individuals (City Code currently authorizes up to 9 members) appointed by the local governing body to assist the local director in the an advisory capacity. The Board has an interest in all matters pertaining to public assistance, and social services needed by the people of the community. The Board submits an annual report to the governing body concerning the programs administered by the department as well as any other reports it deems necessary. It is also responsible for helping the department administer an effective EEO/Affirmative Action Plan. Members serve four year terms, and may serve no more than two consecutive terms.

Meetings held: Fourth Thursday every other month, 4:00 pm, Winchester Department of Social Services, Conference Room, 24 Baker Street


Scheduled Meeting Dates

2017 Meetings
January 26 Agenda Minutes
March 23 Agenda Minutes
May 25 Agenda Minutes
July 27 Agenda Minutes
September 28 Agenda  
November 16 Agenda  

2016 Meetings
November 17 Agenda Minutes
September 22 Agenda Canceled
July 28 Agenda Minutes
May 26 Agenda Minutes
March 24 Agenda Minutes
January 28 Agenda Minutes

2015 Meetings
November 19 Minutes
September 24 Minutes
July 23 Minutes
May 28 Minutes
March 26 Notes
January 22 Minutes

2014 Meetings
November 20 Minutes
September 25 Minutes
July 24 Minutes
June 26 Minutes
May 22 Minutes
April 24 Minutes
March 27 Minutes
February 27 Minutes
January 23 Minutes