Human Services

The committee’s mission is to advocate for quality service delivery that addresses the health and service needs and improves the quality of life of East Harlem residents.

The Human Services Committee works on a range of public policy issues pertaining to the provision of medical and mental health services; social services; and programs and services for seniors.

The committee works closely with local service and non-profit organizations; elected officials; and government agencies, including but not limited to:

  • NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DoHMH)
  • NYC Health & Hospitals (H+H)
  • NYC Department of Homeless Services (DHS)
  • NYC Human Resource Administration (HRA)
  • NYC Department for the Aging (DFTA)
  • Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA)
  • NYS Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS)
  • NYS Office of Mental Health (OMH)

Committee Chair:
Isaac Scott

Vice-Chair:
Arturo Perez

Staff Liaison:
Marline Pierre

Meetings
2nd Monday of the month at 6:00 pm. Please check the calendar for the meeting location and agenda.

Presentation Requests

Complete a Request for Committee Presentation Form and submit it to the staff liaison.