Cambridge Human Services Commission Vacancies

Government and Politics

September 3, 2015

From: City Of Cambridge

Cambridge, MA---City Manager Richard C. Rossi is seeking Cambridge residents interested in volunteering to serve on the nine-member Human Services Commission. 

The Commission advises the City Manager and the Assistant City Manager for Human Services on human services policy issues, needs assessment, and funding allocations.  In collaboration with the Department of Human Service Programs, the Commission also promotes activities that enhance the quality of life for Cambridge residents. 

Over the years, the Commission has responded to local needs by recommending Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding for a wide range of programs offered by the City of Cambridge and community agencies.
Commission members serve without compensation.  The Commission usually meets on the second Thursday of each month from 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the Citywide Senior Center, 806 Massachusetts Ave. 

For more information, contact Mike Payack at 617-349-6208 or

Residents who wish to apply may send a letter of interest and resume by September 30 to:

Richard C. Rossi, City Manager
City of Cambridge
795 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139