How To Get Involved in Your County Youth Services Commission:
Membership: Members are specifically enumerated in the legislation that established the Commissions and include the Presiding Judge of the Family Part, Court Case Manager, Chief Probation Officer, County Government Official, Prosecutor, Public Defender, DCP&P, County Mental Health Administrator, representatives of private non-profit agencies and other local service providers. Each commission has additional membership roles that can include community members interested in supporting youth in their communities. For additional information on vacancies in your local County Youth Services Commission please reach out to the County Youth Service Commission Administrator.
Meetings- The New Jersey Association of County Youth Service Commission Administrators encourages participation in your local County Youth Services Commission by attending the open public meetings. Schedules for theses meetings vary by county. Please reach out to your local County Youth Service Commission Administrator for a list of scheduled dates or refer to their website for additional information or updates.
Funding Opportunities specific to the County Youth Services Commissions can be found on each of the county’s Purchasing and Procurement Departments . If you are interested in possible grant opportunities, please register with the county’s procurement page where your program services are provided.