Open Application Process for the Ashland Senior Advisory Committee
Two openings on the Ashland Senior Advisory Committee
The Ashland Senior Advisory Committee (ASAC) will have openings for two new members starting July 1, 2023. The application process is now open and will continue through Thursday, June 15, 2023. Interested applicants may visit ashland.or.us/ASACfor more information and to complete an APPLICATION. Hardcopy applications may be picked up at Ashland Senior Services Division office at Ashland Senior Center, 1699 Homes Ave.
All applications must be received or postmarked by June 15 at 5 p.m.
ASAC advises Ashland Parks and Recreation Commissioners on matters related to the Senior Services Division and advocates for the needs of Ashland seniors. The Senior Services Division offers support services and variety of free or low-cost recreational, health promotion and educational opportunities at Ashland Senior Center and other locations; advocates for senior needs; and builds community partnerships to expand opportunities for seniors.
ASAC has up to nine members, seven of which must be program participants or community partners. In addition, there is one Ashland Parks and Recreation Commissioner and one City Council liaison. ASAC member terms are usually three years, ending or renewing June 30, with no member serving more than two consecutive terms. The two newly appointed members would start in July 2023 and serve through June 2026, with the option of renewing at that time.