Health & Human Services


  • Mary Cavanagh, Chair
  • Brandee DuBois, Vice-Chair

  • Alexander Stepanski
  • Loren Corbin
  • Dave Jones

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes 2021+ 
View Agendas and Minutes prior to 2021


The Health and Human Services Committee is responsible for the administration and operation of all services as prescribed by the New York State Human Services agencies to include:
  • Community Action Program for Madison County
  • County Youth Bureau
  • Housing for the Elderly / Low Income
  • Madison-Cortland County Chapter NYSARC, Inc.
  • Mental Health Department
  • Office for the Aging
  • Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) and the Department of Health
  • The Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA)
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Formerly Known as Food Stamps)
  • Veterans Affairs
  • Youth Services

Department of Public Health Programs

Responsible for all Department of Public Health Programs including:
  • Preventive Health Care
  • Preventive Health Nursing
  • Environmental Health
  • Children with Special Health Care Needs
    • Court Ordered Education
    • ADA
    • Weights and Measures
    • Corporate Compliance and Wanderer’s Rest
    • Animal Disease and Dog Control