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Homelessness, mental health, and recovery

Homelessness, mental health, and recovery

We focus on the care of the City’s homeless, along with those suffering from mental illness.

Committee chair: Councillor Essaibi George

Vice chair: Councillor McCarthy

Members: Councillor JacksonCouncillor Linehan, and Councillor Pressley

We review programs related to substance abuse and recovery. Our goal is to enhance the quality and quantity of City services. We oversee the Public Health Commission, the Office of Recovery Services, and the Emergency Shelter Commission.

Still have questions? Contact:
City Council
617-635-3040
1 City Hall Square
Room 550
Boston, MA 02201-2043
United States
Have questions for our committee?

Please email us at ccc.hmhr@cityofboston.gov.

Need to Know

The City Council is made up of 15 standing committees. We also create special committees to address certain needs in Boston.