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REGION SIX REGIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL FOR DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

Description

The purpose of the Region Six Regional Planning for Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (Formerly West Central Georgia Regional Board) shall be to provide and facilitate coordinated and comprehensive planning and service delivery for the West Central Region in conformity with standards and procedures established by the Division of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse. The West Central Georgia Regional Board shall establish policy and direction for disability services planning, delivery and evaluation, including outcome functions as may be provided or authorized by law. Membership of the West Central Regional Board shall be for a period of three years and until the member's successor is appointed and qualified. A member may serve no more than two consecutive terms. (The terms are three years)

Vacancies
  • 0 Current Vacancies
  • 0 Terms Expired
Size 4 Members
Term Length 3 Year
Term Limit 2 terms
  • Enacting Legislation

    In accordance with O.C.G.A. section 37-4-2.1 (b), there is created a regional mental health, mental re, and substance board as the governing body for each regional mental health, mental retardation, and substance abuse planning unit established under O.C.G.A. SECTION 37-4-2.1 (a). The Board shall hereafter be known as the Region Six Advisory Council, Georgia Department of Behavioral Health & Development Disabilities.

  • Georgia Code Section / Local Enactment Georgia_Mental_Health_Board.pdf
  • Meeting Date

    2nd Wednesday of every other month beginning in January

  • Meeting Time

    1:00 p.m.

  • Meeting Location

    3000 Schatulga Rd, Building 4 Columbus, Georgia

  • 2022 Minutes
  • 2021 Minutes Region_6_RAC_For_Department_of_BH___DD.pdf
  • 2020 Minutes
  • Cynthia Smith
    2nd Term
    Jul 01, 2020 to Jun 30, 2023
    Appointing Authority
    Council
    Senatorial District
    SD-15
  • Annie Davis
    2nd Term
    Jul 01, 2020 to Jun 30, 2023
    Appointing Authority
    Council
    Senatorial District
    SD-29
  • Marianne Young
    1st Term
    Jul 01, 2021 to Jun 30, 2024
    Appointing Authority
    Council
    Senatorial District
    SD-29
  • Christopher Posey
    1st Term
    Jul 01, 2021 to Jun 30, 2024
    Appointing Authority
    Council
    Senatorial District
    SD-29