The Children’s Cabinet serves as the governing body for the State of Louisiana responsible for coordinating funding and programmatic services at the state and local level, related to children and their families. It consists of the cabinet secretary of each state department and is chaired by the executive director of the Children’s Cabinet, who is appointed by the governor.
To achieve the most effective and efficient use of monetary, human and organizational resources to lift children and their families out of poverty.
Secretary of DCFS
Secretary of Department of Health and Hospitals
Deputy Secretary for Youth Services of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections
Executive Director of Louisiana Workforce Commissions
Secretary of the Department of Economic Development
State Superintendent of Education
Commissioner of Administration
Representative of the CCAB
The Children's Cabinet Advisory Board provides information and recommendations from the perspective of advocacy groups, service providers and parents on policies and programs relating to Louisiana children.
Children’s Cabinet Advisory Board Strategic Goals: