Human Services Committees
The Stearns County Community Corrections Advisory Board serves in an advisory capacity to the County Board and to the Human Services Department. The Board actively participates in the formulation of the comprehensive plan for the development, implementation, and operation of correctional programs and services for Stearns County.
The Human Services Advisory Committee advises the Stearns County Human Services Board in the development, implementation, and operation of programs and services provided by the Human Services Department.
Stearns County is required to have a Human Services Board by Minnesota Statute 402.
The purpose of the Mental Health Task Force is to address service areas related to mental health services for adults and children, and chemical dependency services.
The Public Health Task Force provides the voice of the community to the Public Health Division of Human Services and the work of the division.
The purpose of the Social Services Task Force is to assist in developing, implementing, and evaluating various social services provided to the community.
Tri-County Action Program, Incorporated (Tri-CAP) is the federally designated Community Action Program for Benton, Sherburne and Stearns counties in central Minnesota.
Members of the Youth Services Task Force provide recommendations and input for the implementation of human service programs directed at youth.