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Family Development and Self Sufficiency (FaDSS) Council

Council Meetings For FY 23

Meetings will take place from 11:00am to 12:30pm

September 15, 2022
Google Meet- see meeting agenda for details

November 17, 2021
Google Meet- see meeting agenda for details

March 23, 2022
Google Meet- see meeting agenda for details

May 18, 2022

Google Meet- see meeting agenda for details

June 2022
TBD


The Family Development and Self-Sufficiency (FaDSS) Council was established to study, fund and evaluate programs which provide developmental services to families who are at risk of long-term welfare dependency and family instability. The FaDSS Council allocates funds to grantees across the state. The council’s powers and duties are to serve in a policymaking and advisory role with respect to the family development and self-sufficiency program and to award grants administered by DCAA. Membership is on the Council is diverse and includes members from five state departments, three regent universities, three current or former recipients of the Family Investment Program, two business representative and one member representing service providers to persons experiencing domestic violence.

Next Council Meeting: September 15, 2022

Iowa Code

Administrative Rules

FaDSS Council Membership

Council By-Laws

FaDSS Council Member Nomination Form

FaDSS Council Member Application

FaDSS Council Member Resource Guide

FaDSS Council Staff

FaDSS Council Staff

Iowa Dept of Human Rights
Division of Comm. Action Agencies
Lucas State Office Bldg, 2nd floor
Des Moines, Iowa 50319
Fax: 515-242-6119

Program Managers:

Lorie Easter - DHR
Phone : 515-281-3791
Lorie.Easter@iowa.gov

Page Humphrey- DHR
Phone : 515-281-5938
Page.Humphrey@iowa.gov

Angela Madison- DHS
Phone: 515-281-6082
amadiso@dhs.state.ia.us