Meeting Dates and Topics

The Premier's Council on Aging and Seniors’ Issues held a series of topic based meetings from October 2005 until July 2006. The following provides summaries of the presentations and discussions at those meetings:

Meeting 1 – Kelowna (November 17, 2005)

Discussion Topics:     

     • Senior-Friendly Communities

     • Safety and Protection

     • Social Inclusion/Networks and Linking Generations

Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)

Meeting 2 – Prince George (December 8, 2005)

Discussion Topics:   

     • Transportation

     • Making Connections: Seniors’ Information and Services

Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)

Meeting 3 – Victoria (January 12, 2006)

Discussion Topics:   

     • Healthy Aging

     • Recreation and Physical Activity

Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)

Meeting 4 – Vancouver (February 16, 2006)

Discussion Topics:   

     • Housing and the Built Environment

     • Community Programs

Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)

Meeting 5 – Vancouver (March 16, 2006)

Discussion Topics:   
 
     • Healthcare

     • Planning and Coordination 
 
Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)

Meeting 6 – Vancouver (April 18, 2006)

Discussion Topics:   

     • Caregiving

     • Home and community care 
 
Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)

Meeting 7 – Vancouver (May 18, 2006)

Discussion Topics:   

     • Aboriginal and Multicultural Perspectives

Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)

Meeting 8 – Vancouver (June 27, 2006)

Discussion Topics: 

      • Income Issues, Pensions

     • Mandatory Retirement, Work Flexibility

Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)

Meeting 9 – Cranbrook (July 20, 2006)

Discussion Topics: 

     • Urban/Rural service delivery

     • Other

Summary of Council Meeting (PDF)