Human Services Citizens' Advisory Board

The Citizens' Advisory Board serves in an advisory capacity to assist the County with implementation of Community Action and federally funded programs and activities through Community Development Block Grants, HOME, and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG).

  • Advocate for low-income and homeless persons and families
  • Help provide services to reduce the impact of poverty and homelessness
  • Assess and determine community needs, Community Action Program Planning and Evaluation
  • Evaluate funding applications
  • Make funding recommendations to the Human Services’ Director and Pierce County Executive, for Community Development Block Grant, Public Facilities Projects, and Public Services Programs.
  • Orientation for new members is provided by Human Services’ Staff.

Agendas & Minutes
  1. 2021 Meeting Material
  2. 2020 Meeting Material
  3. 2019 Meeting Material

Next meeting: October 10, 2021 at 6pm

Watch the meeting:

Join by phone: (253) 215-8782 or Toll Free: (877) 853-5247 

   Webinar ID: 995 1174 3361

 Press *9 during the meeting to raise your hand and ask a question or give public comment.

CAB Calendar 2020-2021

CAB Calendar 2021-2022

January 14, 2021 (non-board meeting): Agenda | Minutes

January 20, 2021 (non-board meeting): Agenda | Minutes

February 3, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

March 3, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

April 7, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

May 5, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

June 2, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

July 28, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

September 1, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

September 22, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

October 6, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

October 10, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

Current Members

Maximum membership of the Citizens' Advisory Board is 15 members. One third of the membership is democratically selected to represent low and moderate-income residents of Pierce County. One third of the membership shall be elected public officials or their representatives. The remaining shall be officials or members of business, industry leaders, religions, law enforcement, education or other major community groups. Members serve no more than two three-year consecutive terms.

Additional Information
Contact Us

Human Services Program Staff (CDBG, CSBG, HOME, ESG)

John Barbee, Community Services Division Manager, [email protected] or 253-798-6139.
Stephanie Bray, Community Development Supervisor, [email protected] or 253-798-6917.
Nelly Mbajah, Community Action Programs Manager, [email protected] or 253-798-2714.