The Elder Issues Committee was established in 2006 to promote and encourage elder community members to live a safe and healthy lifestyle. Committee initiatives focus on education, linkage to elder service organizations, chronic disease management and retirement planning to improve quality of life and longevity for the growing elderly population.
The goals of the Elder Issues Committee is to ensure that the elder community are living a safe and healthy life by working to strengthen policies and encourage systems and environmental changes.
The Committee meets every last Tuesday of each month at the Stephen P. Clark Government Center, 111 NW 1 Street, Suite 29A, Miami, FL 33128 from 2:00pm – 4:00pm.
Chair: Michael M. Pearson, Alzheimer’s Association
Vice-Chair: Cindy Brown, Lambda Living, a program of Jewish Community Services of South Florida
Liaison: Mayra Garcia at Mayra.Garcia@flhealth.gov or 305-234-5400 Ext. 8858