Charles County, Maryland

May 2012

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Charles County

Area Council on Aging

May 10, 2012

9:30 A.M.

Richard R. Clark Senior Center

La Plata, MD 20646


Call to Order

  • Determination of a quorum attendance
  • Introduction of guests, if present
  • Approval of the minutes  (Apr 2012)
  • Read communications sent/received since the last regular meeting (on behalf of the ACA, Dina sent Thank You notes on 4/30 to both Presenters & the Moderator of the 4/26 Forum)
  • County Commissioner Report
  • Area Agency on Aging Director's report
  • Unfinished business:
    • Update from ACA Health Committee  (Dr Guillermo Sanchez, Committee Chair) – Feedback from Hip Fracture forum, held April 26, 2012.  Thanks to all who helped!
    • Update from ACA Legislative Committee (Elaine Lancaster, Committee Chair) – next subcommittee meeting to be scheduled sometime in June (date tbd)
    • Plan summer ACA outreach to Senior Centers & Senior Apartment Complexes solicit  member volunteers, locations & dates to be determined.
  • New business:
  • Feedback from May 4th  Commission on Aging meetings.  
  • Feedback from May 5th  Senior Expo event
  • Membership announcements (recent resignations, board vacancies)
  • Aging 4-yr strategic plan (Area Plan) will be updated this summer—no public forums are required for ‘update’ years, but ACA member input/feedback is always welcome! J
  • Reminders:
    • May is Older Americans Month- all Centers hosting special events, see SCOOP
    • June 20th-  Annual Senior Picnic at Jaycees, 11am-2pm, Free but Tickets are required.  *Let Dina know if you are coming & she will reserve your ticket.
  • Determine agenda for the next meeting
  • Member & Community Representative Announcements (maximum 3 minutes each)
  • Next meeting date : June 14, 2012 (last regular meeting of the summer)
  • Adjourn