Manatee County Government Administrative Center Manatee Room, Fourth Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 21, 2014
January 21, 2014 - Work Session
Agenda Item #1

Children's Services (Joint Session with the Children's Services Advisory Board)

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Brenda Rogers, Director

Michael Neuges, Human Services Manager

Action Requested

Work Session.  No Action Required.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Manatee County Code 2-2-251 through 2-2-259

Resolution R-90-169

Ordinances 91-42, 94-28, 97-30, 99-30

Background Discussion

The attached report provides the following items:

  • accomplishments of funded programs;
  • an assessment of the needs of children and families (based on recent and available data); and
  • a preliminary determination of the nature and types of programs and services recommended by the Advisory Board to receive funding through the County's Dedicated Millage for Children.

Information is presented under six (6) purpose category areas that represent the preliminary determination of the nature and types of programs and services that CSAB recommends for funding.  Some of the child and family issues identified during the Nonprofit Agency Work Session held on December 10, 2013, are included; others will be discussed in the joint session.

The Advisory Board reviews and evaluates children and family indicator data on an on-going bases in their determination of the types of programs that should be recommended to meet the needs of children and families.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  2014 BOCC CSAB Work Session.pdf
Attachment:  Jan 21 BOCC CSAB Joint Work Session Slides.pdf