SENIORS & ELDERS BETTER LIVING ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Welcome to SEBLAC!

This committee of Seniors meets once a month to discuss issues that impact Seniors across the region. We have set some strategic goals for this committee for 2022 - 2024 and we are excited to help seniors age in place, and connect with people and services better.

Everyone is welcome!

MEETING SCHEDULE 2022:

Happy Senior Couple
Vision, Mission, and Values of the SEBLAC Committee:

 

VISION

Healthy, happy, aging and easy access to care

MISSION

Connect seniors to community and care

VALUES

Inclusion, socialization, and respect

Goals of the 2020 – 2022 SEBLAC Committee:

Short Term Goals: 

1. Increase participation at SEBLAC to include First Nations Elders and more community seniors’ groups.

2. Work with SEBLAC to best understand and implement a governance strategy that works for the SEBLAC participants and in accordance with the goals of the MWHN

3. Create a regional communication strategy to spread information on health services, care options, housing, transportation, socialization options and more

Medium Term Goals:

1. Work with communities on their “seniors aging-in-place” plans.

2. Make sure each community has a well-defined path of communication around care (a “communication tree”)

Long Term Goals:

1. Increase group safety of seniors in the region

2. Support aging-in-place 

3. Have SEBLAC function as the regional senior’s communication 
network

Seniors & Elder's Better Living Committee
Chair: Rosaline Glynn, Hardy Bay Seniors
Past Chair: Gail Neely
Secretary: Sandy McGregor, Village of Alert Bay