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McHenry County Mental Health Board looks to fill seat

WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board is accepting applications from individuals interested in appointment to the McHenry County Mental Health Board.

One seat is available with a term that will expire Jan. 1, 2015.

These are unpaid appointments. Members are expected to prepare and attend one to two meetings monthly, usually in the evening hours, in addition to serving on at least one committee.

No member of the Mental Health Board may be a full-time or part-time employee of the Department of Human Services or a board member, employee or any other individual receiving compensation from any facility or service operating under contract to the board.

A list of these agencies for fiscal 2011 is available in the FY11 Annual Report at mc708.org.

The three-year plan for fiscal 2012 through fiscal 2014 is also available at the website.

The board is particularly interested in nominations that represent the faith-based community, consumers of services and the Latino community.

Application forms are available at the County Board Office, Room 209, McHenry County Government Center, 667 Ware Road, Woodstock, IL 60098, or on the county’s website at www.co.mchenry.il.us/departments/countyboard/PDFDocs/AppointmentApp.pdf.

Completed applications should be returned to the County Board office no later than 2 p.m. April 11.

If mailing the application, certified or registered mail is recommended. Mailed applications should be sent to McHenry County Board, 2200 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock, IL 60098.

For information, call 815-334-4221.


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