Positive Ageing Advisory Committee

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The Positive Ageing Advisory Committee was established in October 2018.  The Committee consists of eleven community representatives (endorsed every 3 years), a nominated Councillor and relevant Council officers.  The community representatives provides advice to Council on strategies, plans and policies which relate to older people ageing well in the community.

The Positive Ageing Advisory Committee will collect and consider evidence, ideas and community input about how Council can best create an Age-Friendly Surf Coast where older people are valued, supported and empowered to live well.

Key Achievements

Key achievements 2018 - 2020 include:

  • Actively involved in developing the Reform Readiness Plan.

  • Equal representation on the Request for Information Panel when interviewing prospective service providers.

  • Provided advice and direction on each decision making point through the service delivery transition.

  • Key role in the community consultation and development of the Age Friendly Strategy 2020 - 2024

Terms of Reference

The Committee's Terms of Reference(PDF, 113KB) have been adopted by Council.

Regular updates from the Committee will be included here on this page, to help keep the community informed of their work.

Get more information

Surf Coast Shire Council
03 5261 0600