The purpose of the Council is to advise and assist Salt Lake
County Aging and Adult Services to promote the welfare of the older citizens of
Salt Lake County that each may be assisted and encouraged by community resources
in their quest for independent living to the best of their physical and mental
The Council shall advise the Division on the planning,
evaluating, improving, developing, coordinating, and funding of programs to
serve the needs of those over 60 years of age within Salt Lake County. They shall act as an advocate within agencies
or organizations within the community to encourage the implementation of these programs
to meet the needs of senior citizens.
The Council is a forum for discussing matters relative to
services for the aging. It provides an
opportunity for discussing matters relevant to individual service centers and
shall hear periodic reports from directors of aging programs.
Council meetings are open to the public. Eight (8) meetings are
held yearly on the first Thursday of each month; February through May and
August through November. The meeting time is 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM. The location of the meetings
differs month to month, due to meeting at different County senior centers
around the valley. Please contact Susan
Hoepfner at firstname.lastname@example.org or by
phone, 385-468-3191, one week prior to the meeting.