Commission on Aging offers opportunity to serve older citizens
Vancouver, WA – Clark County is seeking applicants for three openings on its Commission on Aging. The commission provides leadership in addressing needs of people older than 60 while implementing the county’s Aging Readiness Plan.
Volunteer service is for a three-year term. Clark County residents with experience and expertise in advocating for seniors, launching new programs, public speaking or serving on boards and commissions are encouraged to apply. The commission meets 3:30 to 6 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. Committee meetings and other activities require an additional 10 hours per month.
The Aging Readiness Plan covers access to housing, transportation, recreation, a variety of lifestyles, support services and civic or social engagement. For more on the plan and the commission’s work see www.clark.wa.gov/aging.
Anyone interested should submit a resume and letter of interest to Jennifer Clark, Board of County Councilors, P.O. Box 5000, Vancouver, WA 98666-5000. Applications may also be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to (360) 397-6058. Deadline is 5 p.m. Thursday, April 16, 2015.