Claremont Insider: Tri-City Mental Health Board Opening

Sunday, December 16, 2007

Tri-City Mental Health Board Opening

The City of Claremont is looking for applicants to fill its seat on the Tri-City Mental Health Center's governing board.

The City's website has a job description:

The Board meets on a monthly basis. It is desirable that the Community Member appointed to the Board

- have a willingness to invest the time and energy required to ensure the health and viability of the system of care;
- be committed to participate in ongoing education and training;
- be committed to providing leadership and oversight to the Agency and the mental health system in the three member cities;
- be committed to being an advocate for the patients served by the Agency and the larger system of care;
- live or work in the City;
- have knowledge of mental illness, recovery and self help;
- have knowledge of cultural competency modes and program analysis
as it relates to mental health service delivery

If this sounds like something you'd be qualified for, call the City Clerk's office at (909) 399-5460 for more information. You can download an application from Claremont's website.

Applications must be received by the City Clerk no later than 5pm, January 4, 2008, and should be sent to the Claremont City Hall at 207 Harvard Ave., P.O. Box 880, Claremont, CA 91711.