Community Services Agency
The Community Services Agency offers a wide range of programs and services to the community, including Child Protective Services, Adult Protective Services, In-Home Supportive Services and safety net programs that assist in meeting the basic needs of individuals and families related to food, shelter, and health care. The Community Services Agency also provides job training opportunities to help adults and families become self-sufficient. Ms. Harwell is a native Californian and a graduate of Saint Mary's University. She has spent the majority of her career, over 30 years, in the field of Social Services. Throughout her career, she has worked on projects focused on improving the wellbeing of children, adults, and families. Ms. Harwell also serves on numerous boards throughout the community and is an active member of the County Welfare Directors Association of California.