Dear prospective board member:
Tri-County Human Services is a private not-for-profit corporation, locally owned and operated; serving the community needs of Polk, Highlands, and Hardee counties. We specialize in serving all citizens in the area of Behavioral Health (substance abuse and mental health disorders). We offer counseling, treatment, and resource availability to individual’s ages eleven (11) (for addiction treatment and ages six (6) for mental health treatment) through adult. Our services are found in, but not limited to, outreach programs in county schools, DUI programs, residential/rehabilitative and outpatient treatment through out the tri-county area, and award winning programs in our local correctional facilities. We work with agencies like the Department of Children and Families, Central Florida Healthcare, Family Fundamentals, the United Way, Heartland for Children and the Department of Corrections, as well as others to seek out people in need, serve their needs, and provide appropriate aftercare for a positive quality of life in their everyday living activities. We also link services to primary care physicians and other health care providers in a seamless transition to allow treatment of the “whole person”.
As Tri-County continues to become a growing positive influence within the community, we are seeking individuals to help guide our programs into the future. Seeking input from leaders in the community, such as yourself, we develop new and exciting programs to meet the ever-changing needs of our community. As such, we are inviting you to consider joining our Board of Directors to work with Chief Executive Officer and senior management staff in shaping the future of Tri-County and its presence in our community.
The information contained in this web portal cannot possibly answer all your questions in a way that would allow you to make an informed decision on becoming a Board of Director member. Therefore, we are inviting you to complete the following information and send it to Tri-County so that we may review your interest and set up a meeting with the CEO to discuss the duties of a board member and how you can contribute to our organization.
We have included several fliers about our popular programs, facilities, and commitment to our community a board job description and other information that you may review on this website. Please take time to read the items to begin to familiarize yourself with our agency
Thank you, in advance, for taking the time to read this information and completing the information. We look forward to meeting you once you have submitted your information and contact you for a follow-up meeting.
Chief Executive Officer