Human Services Commission


The Human Services Commission conducts public hearings, accepts and reviews proposals, selects projects and makes recommendations to the City Council. 



The Human Services Commission consists of fifteen members who are appointed by the Mayor and City Council. Membership must reflect the diversity of our community as to race/culture, gender, age, socioeconomics, geography, and interest in Commission membership. 

Duties and Responsibilities

The Commission serves as a resource to the City Council and City Staff for implementation of the City's Human Services Strategic Plan.


Staff Support

Staffing support to the Human Services Commission is provided by the Human Services Division of the Neighborhood and Community Services Department.

Time and Day

6 PM
Second Wednesday of the Month


Room 148
Tacoma Municipal Building
747 Market Street
Tacoma, WA 98402

Additional Information

Staff Liaison
Diane Powers
General Information
(253) 591-5042