Committee on Human Services

The Committee of Human Services is responsible for matters concerning welfare; social services; youth affairs (other than juvenile justice); homelessness (for purposes of legislation, and jointly with the Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization for purposes of oversight); and disability services.

Key Staff

David Meni
(202) 724-8101

Daniel Passon
(202) 724-8835

Nikita Easley, Esq.
(202) 741-0909

Agencies Under This Committee

  • Advisory Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect 
  • Board of Ethics and Government Accountability 
  • Child and Family Services Agency 
  • Citizen Review Panel on Child Abuse and Neglect 
  • Commission on Persons with Disabilities 
  • Department of Human Services 
  • Department on Disability Services 
  • Developmental Disabilities State Planning Council 
  • Interagency Council on Homelessness 
  • Office of Disability Rights 
  • Office on Deaf and Hard of Hearing 
  • Office of the Ombudsperson for Children 
  • State Rehabilitation Council 
  • Statewide Independent Living Council