Shelby County Family and Children First Council
A countywide collaborative effort of our social services agencies,
school systems, business, city, and county representatives.
Resources for children, youth & families
Promoting Healthy Children, Strong Families and Thriving Communities
services system to better support families and children.
Vision and Mission
2023 Meeting Dates
Meetings will start at 8:30 and will be held at the Shelby County Board of DD unless otherwise noted.
Article I - name
Article III - memberships
The Shelby County Family and Children First Council may include as members, any agency, school system, parent/family representatives, or other interested party who serves Shelby County children and their families according to the vision and mission statement. The responsibility of the Council as a whole will be to advise, assist and provide input to the voting members. The Shelby County Family and Children First Council will be comprised of two entities. The voting members (referred to hereafter as the Executive Council) and the Advisory Members.
Article IV - officers, terms and duties
- The Executive Council will select the officers at the end of each calendar year to serve a one year term beginning January 1 st of that year and ending December 31s t of that same year. Officers are expected to be active members and attend all Executive Council meetings.
- Duties of Officers: The Chairperson shall preside at all meetings of the Shelby County Family and Children First Council and in his/her absence the Vice Chair shall preside. The Secretary shall take minutes of meetings.
- Vacancies among the officers shall be filled from the Executive Council by a majority vote.
Article V - committees
There shall be an Executive Committee elected from the Executive Council composed of the Chairperson, Vice Chair, Past Chair, and Secretary. The Chairperson may appoint any other member of the Executive Council to serve on the Executive Committee. The Executive Committee shall perform such duties as may be assigned to it by the Executive Council.
Article VII - parliamentary rules
The Council will conduct all business according to Roberts Rules of Order.
Article IX - executive director
1200 S. Children’s Home Rd. Sidney, Ohio 45365