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Positive Ageing Strategy Project Reference Group


The purpose of the Positive Ageing Strategy Project Reference Group is

  1. To provide advice and assistance in the development of Council's Positive Ageing Strategy including:
    1. Formulation of a community focus group within budget parameters
    2. Assistance with development of content
    3. Identification of gaps in baseline actions and prioritise issues
    4. Review and ratification of draft document to report to Council for exhibition
    5. Review of submissions and analysis of responses
    6. Amendment of draft plan if necessary based on submissions
    7. Finalisation of plan and report to Council for adoption
    8. Identification of social and economic impact of an ageing population
  2. Subject to success of NSW Positive Ageing Grants 2009-10 funding application, the PRG will assist in planning an event for International Day for Older People to launch the Ambassador program.. 


Timeframe to carry out objectives

12 months


Councillor Representative(s): 

Invited Member(s): 

  • Colin Munro, Byron Shire Respite Service Inc.
  • Maxine Molyneux, Byron Community Health Service
  • Michael Dilli, Byron Home Modifications
  • Gabriele Taylor, Feros Aged Care
  • Lee Clark, Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Jan Fitzgerald, COTA/Meals on Wheels

Community Representative(s): 

  • Dorothy Andrews
  • Ama Kalma

Staff Contact:

  • Manager Sustainable Communities Tel 02 6626 7000 
  • Aged and Disability Officer Tel 02 6626 7224 

Committee Meets


22 June 2011
Report 12.84 KB
25 May 2011
Report 13.59 KB
27 April 2011
Report 14.24 KB
9 December 2010
Report 33.18 KB
14 October 2010
Report 25.99 KB
5 August 2010
Report 28.59 KB