Council on Aging

Authority: 
Chapter 2.100 of the Cambridge Municipal Code, by authority of Massachusetts General   Laws, Chapter 40, Section 8B.

Purpose: 
Evaluate, coordinate, promote and encourage new and existing services and activities intended to enhance or improve the quality of life of older persons in the City; Survey resources available to Cambridge elderly and act as an information and referral source regarding services, benefits, activities and programs available to them; Act in an advisory capacity to the City Manager on all matters pertaining to the welfare of elderly Cambridge citizens; Be the primary public advocate for elderly Cambridge residents. (Ord. 850 (part), 1975: prior code § 2-170)

Membership: 
11 total (7 senior members age 60 and over for 3 year terms; 4 members from area agencies serving Cambridge seniors for 2 year terms.)

Term: 
See specifications above.

Contact:
Council on Aging, 617-349-6220

Schedule:

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 (Suspended)
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Tuesday June 14, 2016

Meeting Minutes:

01-12-15, 03-09-15, 05-11-15, 06-08-15, 09-14-15, 10-13-15, 11-10-15, 12-08-15

01-13-14, 02-10-1403-10-14, 04-14-14, 05-12-14, 06-09-14, 09-08-14, 10-06-14, 11-10-14, 12-08-14

01-14-13, 03-11-13, 05-13-13, 06-10-13, 09-09-13, 10-07-13, 11-04-13, 12-09-13

01-10-12, 02-14-12, 03-13-12, 04-10-12, 05-08-12, 06-12-12, 09-11-12, 10-09-12, 11-13-12, 12-10-12

01-11-11, 03-08-1104-12-11, 05-10-11, 06-14-11, 09-13-1110-11-11, 11-15-11, 12-13-11

01-12-1002-09-1003-09-1005-11-10, 06-08-10, 09-14-10, 11-09-10, 12-14-10.

Committee Members:

Ethel Ampey
Daniel Burroso
Lois Carra, Ph.D.
Jennifer Chisolm
Kathleen Connolly
Mary Ann Dalton
Pearl Hines
Benjamin Horner
Lily Owyang
Jeanne Ryde

Visiting City Hall

Cambridge City Hall

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Ph: 617-349-4000
TTY: 617-349-4242

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Richard C. Rossi
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager