Health & Human Services Board

Regular Meetings

  • 12 pm
  • 1st Thursday of each month (except June and November)
  • Social Services Auditorium
    330 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
    Gastonia, NC 28052

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
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Gaston County HHS receives direction from the Board of Health and Human Services, a policy-making board appointed by the Gaston County Commissioners.

The board is made up of community representatives whose background is pertinent to the agency's mission, including county commissioners, a dentist, an engineer, a nurse, an optometrist, a pharmacist, physicians, a psychologist, a social worker, a veterinarian, consumers of services, and members of the community-at-large.

The Health and Human Services Board Appointed by the Board of County Commissioners Shall Serve as the Policy-making, Rule-making, and Administrative Board of the Health and Human Services Agency. The Health and Human Services Board Shall be Composed of no more than 25 Members. The Composition of the Board Shall Reasonably Reflect the Population Makeup of the County and Shall Include Specified Representation Pursuant to Statute.


  • 3 Current Vacancies
  • 0 Terms Expired
  • 3 Terms Ending Soon


  • 19 Members 

Term Length

  • 4 Years 

Term Limit

  • 2 Terms

Enacting Statute or Resolution

N.C.G.S. 153A-77(c); Resolution 2013-075 Dated February 28, 2013; Resolution 2013-131 Dated April 25, 2013; Resolution 2013-160 Dated May 23, 2013; Resolutions 2013-200 and 2013-201 dated June 27, 2013.