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

Benjamin Davis

David Meni
(202) 724-8101

Raleigh Lancaster
(202) 741-0909

Agencies Under This Committee

  • Advisory Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect
  • 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
  • State Rehabilitation Council
  • Statewide Independent Living Council