Public Authority Advisory Committee
Ensures the independence and dignity of the elderly and disabled consumer of home care.
1st Wednesday of every other month (Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov)
|Diane Prosser||Committee Member||4/26/2016||12/31/2020|
|Dolores Clemente||Committee Member||4/26/2016||12/31/2020|
The Public Authority Advisory Committee shall consist of five (5) members, three (3) of whom shall be individuals who are current or past users of personal assistance services paid for through public or private funds or current or past recipients of In-Home Supportive Services pursuant to Article 7 of Chapter 3 of Part 3 of Division 9 of the Welfare & Institutions Code. “Users of services” shall be defined to mean either the recipient of services or a member of the recipient’s household who provides services to the recipient. The remaining two (2) members of the Public Authority Advisory Committee shall be appointed based on their interest in public service and experience and/or educational background relevant to the functions of the Public Authority.
Members of the Public Authority Advisory Committee shall serve terms of four years, which terms begin on January 1 of the year of appointment and end on December 31 of the fourth year. Upon conclusion of a term, a member may be reappointed subject to a maximum of three full terms.
The Public Authority Advisory Committee was established to meet and confer with the Public Authority about those aspects of the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Program that relate to home care providers. The Advisory Committee will focus primarily on issues relating to IHSS provider training and the maintenance of the IHSS Provider Registry.
Board of Supervisors
Ordinance No. 4742 adopted July 21, 2015