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Ohio's Safe Haven For Newborns

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Summit County
Children Services

264 S. Arlington St.
Akron, OH 44306
Phone: 330.379.9094
Fax: 330.379.1901
Hearing Impaired: ORS 7-1-1

Citizen's Advisory Committee

The agency's Citizen's Advisory Committee (CAC) was created to further cooperation between Summit County Children Services and other child-caring agencies in Summit County. The group is also charged with carrying out studies of the effectiveness and need for particular services in the county, and advising the Summit County Children Services' Executive Director and management staff on policies pertaining to the provision of services to children.

In 2018, CAC members are:

Beth Kuckuck, Chair -- County of Summit Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board (ADM Board) -

Crystal Dunivant, Vice Chair -- Community Support Services, Inc.

Mary Bishop, Secretary -- ASCA, Inc.

Tonya Block -- Summit County Public Health

Terri Burns -- Summit County Department of Job and Family Services

Beth Cardina -- Summit County Juvenile Court CASA/GAL Program

Lt. Rick Edwards - Akron Police Department

Beverly Foss -- Summit County Children Services Women's Auxiliary Board

William B. Holland, Jr. -- Summit County Sheriff's Department

Pastor Herman Matherson - The House of the Lord

Michele L. Mizda - Akron Children's Hospital