Opportunity to Serve on the Board of Directors
Lionsview is seeking new board members: Board of Directors Job Description
Annual General Meeting
The Lionsview AGM was held Thursday, May 17 at the New Delbrook Community Recreation Centre
Read Lionsview’s Annual Report here: Annual Report 2017-2018
Services to Seniors Coalition News
The Services to Seniors Coalition meets at noon on the 3rd Tuesday of every month from September to June, at Delbrook Recreation Centre. Yes, the new building.
Join us on Tuesday, September 18 2018, for the next meeting.
Meeting Tuesday June 19 2018
Sgt. Peri Mainwaring, Community Policy Unit, RCMP North Vancouver Detachment, spoke about financial fraud directed towards seniors on the North Shore, including response measures available to seniors, families and local businesses. Sgt. Mainwaring discussed financial abuse in connection with increased domestic violence and homeless among seniors from the perspective of community policing.
Meeting Tuesday May 15 2018
Barbara McMillian (Community & Sector Development Coordinator, Healthy Aging, United Way of the Lower Mainland) and Annwen Loverin (Executive Director, Silver Harbour Seniors’ Activity Centre) shared their knowledge gained from the BC Summit on Aging and asked for input on building capacity amongst community-based senior serving organizations. Information was presented about the seven core seniors services identified by the Raising the Profile Project as needed in every community throughout the province as well as the systemic issues and gaps facing the seniors sector identified at the Summit on Aging. Coalition members provided input into a capacity-building knowledge hub planned to roll out this fall and heard how individuals and local organizations can sign on to the Declaration of the BC Community-Based Seniors’ Services Sector.
Find previous Coalition meeting information and links to presentations here.
Older & Wiser in the North Shore News
Find previous Older & Wiser columns by clicking here.