Council for Children & Youth
|Dana Barnhart||August 31, 2021|
|Scott Barnhart||August 31, 2021|
|Donna Berger||August 31, 2021|
|Doug Bishop||August 31, 2021|
|Elaine Butler||August 31, 2021|
|Iris Carter||August 31, 2021|
|Nicole Chase-Powell||August 31, 2021|
|Judy Corchiarino||August 31, 2021|
|Jennifer Crossley||August 31, 2021|
|Amy Cummins||August 31, 2021|
|Pennie Gill||August 31, 2021|
|Joe Grabis||August 31, 2021|
|Mary Beth Johnson||August 31, 2021|
|Elizabeth Miller||August 31, 2021|
|Chris Perkins||August 31, 2021|
|Angela Price||August 31, 2021|
|Jone Taylor||August 31, 2021|
|Julie Vallecillo||August 31, 2021|
In 1957, the State of Maryland passed legislation requiring all counties to establish Councils for Children and Youth.
The purpose of the council are:
- To identify the met and unmet educational, health, and social needs of children and their families.
- To assist in the organization of community resources to meet the needs of Queen Anne's County children and their families.
- To act as an advocate for children and their families.
- To identify, document, and communicate needs, resources, and priorities of children and youth in Queen Anne’s County and report to the Board of County Commissioners.
- To stimulate community awareness and understanding of the needs of children and youth and to renew interest and participate in meeting such needs effectively, and to assist families in knowing and obtaining information about children programs and services in Queen Anne’s County.
- To cooperate with other public and private agencies in finding ways to solve the challenges that face the children and youth in Queen Anne’s County for the purpose of identifying duplication's, inefficiencies, effectiveness of the programs, resources, and unmet needs.
- To maintain concern and to make provisions for the developmental needs of children and youth in Queen Anne’s County to include, but not limited to, the intellectual, physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the youth.