55 Plus Advisory Committee

55+ Advisory Committee

Description

This committee advises the Board of Directors on how to enhance the general welfare and well-being of Reston Association members ages 55 and older.

Responsibilities

  • Advocates on behalf of and for RA members ages 55 and older..
  • Reviews and evaluates RA’s senior programs, activities, facilities, services, and needs recommending modifications on these issues to the Board of Directors and the CEO, as necessary and appropriate.
  • Collaborates with Reston for a Lifetime to encourage aging-in-place/aging-in-community.

Composition

This committee may be composed of RA members who are 55 years and older and may also include representatives from Reston-based organizations serving the 55+ community.

Meetings

The 55+ Advisory Committee meets the third Wednesday of each month from 7-8:30 p.m., except November and December, in the conference center at RA headquarters, 12001 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston. Meetings in November and December will be held one week earlier due to the holidays.