News from Kamloops

October 19, 2012

Seniors Advisory Committee Application

Kamloops, B.C. - The City of Kamloops is seeking applications from one representative from the retirement residence community focused on providing housing and care for seniors and serving on a voluntary basis for a two (2) year term (2013/2014) for the following:

Seniors Advisory Committee
This role involves acting as an advisory body to the Social Planning Council regarding access to City services for seniors, the elderly and their families, and to enhance the lifestyles of seniors in our community. Additionally, this committee indentifies and suggests solutions regarding barriers to seniors and seeks to form partnerships with the community as an advocate for seniors’ issues. This committee will meet four times during each calendar year (with a potential of up to 8 meetings for special occurrences).

If you are interested in applying, please submit a brief covering letter outlining your background and interest in the area and complete the application form which can be found at www.kamloops.ca/socialdevelopment/socialplan/seniorscommittee.shtml by Thursday November 1, 2012 to:

Nicole Beauregard, Active Living Coordinator
City of Kamloops
250-828-3653
nbeauregard@kamloops.ca

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Media Contact:
Nicole Beauregard, Active Living Coordinator
City of Kamloops
250-828-3653
nbeauregard@kamloops.ca