Boards and Commissions Detail

Aging and Veteran Services Advisory Council

Purpose:

Planning for future services and reviewing current programs are two key roles for these 13 volunteers. Their community ties and personal or professional familiarity with issues facing seniors and veterans make them an invaluable resource for Washington County Disability, Aging & Veterans' Services and the Board of Commissioners. The Council advises the department on policy, programs, and actions affecting the delivery of services and generally serves as an advocate for veterans and the elderly.

Membership:

Thirteen members including: consumers over age 60, Minority, an elected official, Veterans Healthcare Provider, Veterans Provider, General Public, under 60 veteran and Rural

Meets:

Usually the 4th Thursday every month, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Term:

3 years

Time Commitment:

5 to 10 hours per month

Contact:

Janet Long, Aging & Veteran Svcs, Admin

Phone:

(503) 846-3081

Email:

janet_long@co.washington.or.us

Web site:

Aging and Veteran Services Advisory Council Website

Has opening: Yes

General Public - 3
Under 60 Veteran - 1
Rural - 1

Opening contact information:

Same as above