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Child Health & Safety Task Force

The goal of the Child Health & Safety Task Force (formerly Child Safety & Services) is to improve the health and safety of vulnerable children and youth.

The next meeting will take place on TBD

Task force meetings are open to the public. Guests are asked to notify the Commission Executive Director in advance of their intention to attend, if possible.


Sarah Sailors, Co-Chair
Indiana Department of Child Services

Senator Jon Ford, Co-Chair
Indiana General Assembly, SD 38

Zachary W. Adams, Ph.D., HSSP
IU School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry

Ben Brown
FSSA/Office of Medicaid Policy & Planning

Christina Commons
Family and Social Services Administration

Chris Daley
Indiana Association of Child Resources and Advocacy (IARCA)

Kristen Dauss
Indiana Department of Correction

Susan Elsworth

Mark Fairchild
Covering Kids & Families of Indiana

Rachel Fisher 

Maureen Greer
Indiana Perinatal Quality Improvement Collaborative

Shirley Payne
Indiana State Department of Health

Sharon Pierce
The Villages

Angela Reid-Brown 
Office of Court Services, Indiana Supreme Court

Sandy Runkle
Prevent Child Abuse Indiana

Deanna L. Szyndrowski
SCAN, Inc.

Meeting Materials

Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
November 25, 2019 Agenda  
September 30, 2019 Agenda  
August 26, 2019 Agenda  
May 20, 2019 Agenda Minutes
April 8, 2019 Agenda Minutes
January 28, 2019 Agenda Minutes
November 26, 2018 Agenda Minutes
September 24, 2018 Agenda Minutes
June 11, 2018 Agenda Minutes
March 26, 2018 Agenda Minutes
January 29, 2018 Agenda Minutes