Capital Area Human Services District Governing Board

Name Capital Area Human Services District Governing Board
Contact Person Dr. Jan Kasofsky, PhD - Executive Director
Mailing Address 4615 Government Street, Bldg 2
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone Number 225-922-2700
Fax Number 225-922-2707
Board Email Jan.Kasofsky@La.Gov
Website www.cahsd.org
Legal Authority Act No. 373; HB 930 of 2008 Regular Session
Year Created 1996
Organizational Placement Special District (Political Subdivision) of the State of Louisiana
Purpose/Function Direct the operation and management of community-based programs and services relative to public health, mental health, developmental disabilities and substance abuse services for the parishes of Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge and West Feliciana. (As of the date of this reporting, the Office of Public Health has not been transferred to the District by the Department of Health and Hospitals.)
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 17
Number Currently Serving: 16
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 12
Estimated number in current year: 11
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 1
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency: Capital Area Human Services District
Other (explain)    State Agency:
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
Notes Members receive reimbursement for entity business travel only. The one State employee of entity (Executive Director) participates in State retirement system. Members do not.
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