Senior Services Advisory Board

Purpose & Objectives
The Camden County Senior Services Department Advisory Board shall be responsible for the following duties: 

  1. Serve as the liaison between the older citizens of Camden County and the County government. 
  2. Suggest policy and make recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on special needs registry of the elderly.
  3. Work to stimulate and promote needed services and programs for older persons. 
  4. Review and make recommendations concerning service proposals and funding of services that have an impact on older persons.
  5. Consult with and assist the Senior Center Coordinator and the County Manager in the preparation of the department budget.
  6. Review the proposed budget with the Senior Center Director and the County Manager prior to the time the Department Budget is submitted to the County Manager.
  7. Perform other functions and duties as may from time to time be requested by the County Manager or the Board of Commissioners.

Membership
The Camden County Senior Services Department Advisory Board shall be composed of up to seven (7) members who are residents of Camden County to include the Director of Social Services or a designee and a County Commissioner. The County Commissioner appointee shall be appointed annually by the Chairman of the Board of Commissioners. The Camden County Senior Services Department Advisory Board shall include at least three (3) members who are 55 years of age, excluding the Director of Social Services or a designee and the County Commissioner.

Current Members

  • Director of Social Services -- Craig Patterson
  • County Commissioner -- Randy Krainiak
  • 55 years of age -- Patricia Delano, Dorothy Drake, Edith Jennings
  • County Resident -- Mike McLain
  • County Resident -- Sandra Duckwall

Meetings
Upcoming Meetings for the Camden County Senior Services Department Advisory Board:

  • September 5, 2017
  • November 7, 2017
  • January 2, 2018

All meetings are at 5:15 p.m.

Regular meetings of the Camden County Senior Services Department Advisory Board shall be held monthly or at least every other month or as otherwise directed by chair.

Camden County Senior Center
252-335-2569

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