An 11-member citizen advisory board, the Drug & Alcohol (D&A) Planning Council, is appointed by the County Commissioners to serve a 3-year term, with the intent of ensuring that residents have a way to participate in the planning of services. County residents are welcome to attend any or all meetings. Interested persons should, however, confirm the date, time, and location by calling the office at 610-278-3642.
Appointed D&A Planning Council Members should be representative of all regions of the County and need to fill one of the following categories as per the relevant mandates of the Pennsylvania Drug & Alcohol Abuse Control Act of 1972, Act 63 and Pennsylvania Code 4, Part XI, Chapter 254 pertaining to single county authorities:
Business or Industry
Student (under age 25)
A Person in Recovery
Community Member Representative of the Economically Disadvantaged either by Residence or Employment
Person aged 65 and over
Become a Member
If you would like to apply to become a member of the D&A Council, please complete this application.
FY 19-20 Schedule
All meetings are held on Thursdays beginning at 12:00 PM at the Human Services Center.
August 22, 2019
September 19, 2019
October 17, 2019
November 14, 2019
December 12, 2019
January 9, 2020
If you plan to attend, please contact Darnice Stephens at 610-278-3679.
If you are interested in learning more about D&A services, you may call the administrative offices located in the Human Services Center in Norristown at 610-278-3642 or one of the case management or prevention agencies.