Family Services Committee

Description and Committee Charge

The Family Service Committee advises the RCCMHC Governing Board on services, policies, procedures, and systems-building practices that affect youth and families. The Committee provides a youth/caregiver perspective on effective mental health services that are strength-based, trauma-informed, and family-centered

  • Members work with RCCMHC staff to coordinate and develop family and community engagement workshops and trainings, legislative advocacy, education, and outreach.

  • Members periodically conduct or participate in the coordination of needs assessments.

  • Members advise the Governing Board on evidence-based, practice-informed, and community-defined approaches, including promising practices which may be new or emerging

  • Members will provide recommendations for specific services, policies, or procedures as directed by the Governing Board. 

Family Services Committee Folder

Search the Family Services Committee folder to view 2019 Minutes, Agenda, Presentations, Reports, and other Committee documents according to month. 

Day, Time and Location

The Family Service Committee meets on the 3rd Wednesday of most months. We meet at Rondo Library in St Paul. For more information, look at our online calendar


RSVP's are appreciated because we serve a light brunch.

Committee Leadership

FSC Co-Chairs (who also serve on our Governing Board)

Jacinta Moss

Aerine Caerwyn

Susan Montgomery (Alternate)

FSC Secretary

Jennifer Forrest

Monthly Topics, Trainings and Guest Speakers