Seniors’ advocate coming to Courtenay

Courtenay-Comox meeting Wednesday, Jan. 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Florence Filberg Centre

  • Dec. 22, 2014 12:00 p.m.

Victoria – B.C.’s seniors’ advocate, Isobel Mackenzie, is inviting seniors and their family members to meet with her on January 13, 14, and 19, 2015.

“I want to hear from seniors and their family members who live in the Campbell River, Courtenay and Powell River areas. Please come and share what is working, and what is not working, for seniors in these communities,” said Mackenzie.

The advocate will discuss her role and the activities her office currently has underway, including a review of seniors’ housing in B.C. and the monitoring and analysis of various services to seniors.

She will also report on the range of concerns and issues she has heard from seniors across B.C. since she was appointed. The audience is invited to participate in questions and discussion.

Comox Valley residents are invited to attend the Courtenay-Comox meeting Wednesday, Jan. 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at the conference hall in the Florence Filberg Centre (411 Anderton Ave.).

 

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