Senior Services Advisory Board

ADVISORY BOARD PURPOSE

ADVISORY BOARD PURPOSE

The Board is constituted to advise the Department and the Commission on meeting the current and future needs of Seniors, including

  • The development of long and short range departmental goals;
  • Recommending and evaluating programs and policies;
  • Reviewing the quality of department services;
  • Providing input to county manager regarding performance of director; 
  • Providing technical assistance, as applicable;
  • Reviewing and making recommendations regarding the department's proposed budget; and,
  • Reviewing and providing input to director regarding community trends and needs.

Membership

The Board shall consist of not less than 7 or more than 11 members with full privileges of making motions, and of voting, and 2 Alternate At-Large Members. Board members must be competent volunteers who are residents of Washoe County; of whom it is preferred that more than 50% are over the age of sixty or are an unpaid caregiver for a person over the age of 60; while varied experiences desired, the main requirement is that the applicant is knowledgeable about seniors and about services provided for them, and, if appointed, the applicant will continue to be actively involved with seniors.

Authority

Washoe County Code 45.415

Meeting Schedule

1st Wednesday of every month, 3:00 – 5:00 PM, Washoe County Senior Services, Building E, 9th and Sutro, Reno NV 89512


Meetings

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2015

May. 6, 2015

3:00 p.m.

Apr. 1, 2015

3:00 p.m.

WCSS/SCAC Joint Meeting

Mar. 4, 2015

3:00 p.m.

Feb. 4, 2015

3:00 p.m.

Jan. 7, 2015

3:00 p.m.

WCSS/SCAC Joint Meeting

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2014

Dec. 3, 2014

3:00 p.m.