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Juvenile Corrections Advisory Board- Education Representative

The JCAB is a multi-disciplinary board that consists of 12 or more members who represent law enforcement, prosecution, judiciary, education, corrections, ethnic minorities, social services and the general public. The members of JCAB are selected according to Kansas statute 75-7044. The function of each JCAB is to develop a local comprehensive plan to address the concerns that are impacting the youth within the community, which is then presented to the Board of County Commissioners for approval. JCAB directs state funds that are allocated to our district for prevention, intervention and graduated sanction programs for juveniles and acts as the oversight committee for the community to ensure that the comprehensive plan remains at its peak of effectiveness. JCAB meets a couple times a year to go through a process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the comprehensive plan in order to make modifications and to ensure maximum effectiveness with the funds available.  The appointments are for a term of 3 years, and members can be reappointed for additional terms if desired. 

Requirements: The applicant must be a Reno County educational professional.

Please fill out the application (Download fillable PDF here). Email application to jessica.susee@renogov.org, drop off at Reno County Youth Services, 219 W. 2nd, Hutchinson, KS, or fax to 620-694-2500. The position is open until filled. For more information about the Juvenile Corrections Advisory Board, call 620-694-2500.


Reno County Council on Aging

The Reno County Department of Aging is seeking candidates to serve as a member of the Council on Aging. The purpose of the Council is to advise the Reno County Department of Aging regarding comprehensive planning for quality programs and services provided for those over age 60 in Reno County.   The Council reviews plans of action and recommends involvement with other community agencies and programs presently serving older persons. Terms are three years long. The Council meets bimonthly in January, March, May, July, and November on the third Tuesday of the month at 1:30 p.m. in the Rcat Transfer Station. 

For more information, please contact Barbara Lilyhorn, Reno County Department of Public Transportation Director at 620-694-2911. To apply, please fill out an application (Download fillable PDF here) and email to to barbara.lilyhorn@renogov.org, bring it by the Rcat Transfer Station, or mail to Rcat, 120 West Ave. B, Hutchinson, KS  67501.


Reno County Public Transportation Commission

The Reno County Department of Public Transportation is seeking candidates to serve as a member of the Reno Public Transportation Commission. The purpose of the Commission is to advise the Reno County Department of Public Transportation Department in the review, evaluation and consideration of issues related to providing public transportation in Reno County, Kansas. Terms are three years long.  The Council meets bimonthly in January, March, May, July, and November on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 4 p.m. in the Rcat Transfer Station. 

For more information, please contact Barbara Lilyhorn, Reno County Department of Public Transportation Director at 620-694-2911. To apply, please fill out an application (Download fillable PDF here) and email to to barbara.lilyhorn@renogov.org, bring it by the Rcat Transfer Station, or mail to Rcat, 120 West Ave. B, Hutchinson, KS  67501.


Other Volunteer Opportunities

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