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 Senior Service Advisory Committee Veterans Day parade 2015 Photo: The Senior Citizen Advisory Committee marches in the 2015 Reno Veterans Day Parade.
Photo provided by Donna Clontz


Purpose

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Photo: Senior Flash Mob under the Reno Arch. July 24, 2014.
Photo by Alex Moreno

The purpose of the Senior Citizen Advisory Committee (SCAC) is to advise the City Council on matters relating to senior citizens, to promote and support senior-oriented special events and collaborative efforts that meet the needs of seniors, and to serve as an advocacy body on behalf of older adults in the community. 

Members and Meetings 

The Committee consists of the Committee Chairperson and a maximum of eight (8) other members who are appointed by the Reno City Council, along with an ex-officio from the Washoe County Senior Services. The meetings usually take place on the 2nd Tuesday of every month (unless there is a government holiday) and approximately last 1.5 hours.  

Meet the Committee!

SCAC Member Contact List


Typical Duties

  • Identify concerns, problems, and needs of seniors in local neighborhoods
  • Establish program priorities within context of available resources
  • Provide long-range program direction for comprehensive senior programs
  • Help identify local resources to enhance or expand senior programs

Agendas and Minutes

Co-sponsorship Requests  

The committee supports a variety of projects through advocacy, requests for special funding and member involvement. The Committee encourages applications for co-sponsorship by the Reno Senior Citizen Advisory Committee. For more information on how to apply, please contact Andy Bass, Senior Citizen Advisory Committee Liaison, at 334-2260 or bassa@reno.gov. Please review the following links (Please note, in order to request for funding, you must provide evidence that your organization is a non-profit 501(c)3 and note that the funding given must ONLY GO TOWARDS HELPING SENIORS LIVING IN THE CITY OF RENO. 

Resources

Reno, Sparks, Washoe County Elder Services Guides and Resources


A few of the Committee's past projects include the following:

  • Senior Fest
  • Reno/Tahoe Senior Summer and Winter Games
  • City of Reno- various senior activities  honor flightlogo SG blue
  • Soap for Hope
  • Center for Healthy Aging
  • Older American's Month
  • Sanford Center for Aging/Senior Outreach Services
  • Nevada SHIP- State Health Insurance Assistance Program
  • Alzheimer's Association
  • Honor Flight
  • Wandering Project in Washoe County, NV
  • Compassion Community Clinic

 

 

For questions about meeting times and locations, please contact Andy Bass at 775-334-2260 or at bassa@reno.gov.

EventDate/TimeAgendaMinutes
06/13/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - June 13, 2017 SCAC Agenda - June 13, 2017
Agenda:SCAC Amended Agenda - June 13, 2017 SCAC Amended Agenda - June 13, 2017
Not Included
05/09/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - May 9, 2017 SCAC Agenda - May 9, 2017Not Included
04/06/2017 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 4.6.17 SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 4.6.17Not Included
03/14/2017 1:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Amended Agenda - March 14, 2017 SCAC Amended Agenda - March 14, 2017Not Included
02/14/2017 1:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - Feb 14, 2017 SCAC Agenda - Feb 14, 2017
Agenda:SCAC Amended Agenda - Feb 14, 2017 SCAC Amended Agenda - Feb 14, 2017
Not Included
01/04/2017 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 1.4.17 SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 1.4.17Not Included
11/15/2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - Nov 15, 2016 SCAC Agenda - Nov 15, 2016Not Included
10/05/2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 10.5.16 SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 10.5.16Not Included
09/13/2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - Sept 13, 2016 SCAC Agenda - Sept 13, 2016Not Included
07/12/2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - July 12, 2016 SCAC Agenda - July 12, 2016Not Included
07/06/2016 12:00 AM - 3:00 PM Agenda:07-06-16 Joint Meeting Agenda 07-06-16 Joint Meeting AgendaMinutes:Joint Meeting 7.6.16 Approved Minutes Joint Meeting 7.6.16 Approved Minutes
06/14/2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - June 14, 2016 SCAC Agenda - June 14, 2016Minutes:SCAC Approved Minutes 6.14.16 SCAC Approved Minutes 6.14.16
05/17/2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - Special Meeting May 17, 2016 SCAC Agenda - Special Meeting May 17, 2016Minutes:SCAC Special Mtg Approved Minutes 5.17.16 SCAC Special Mtg Approved Minutes 5.17.16
05/10/2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - May 10, 2016 SCAC Agenda - May 10, 2016Minutes:SCAC Approved Minutes 5.10.16 SCAC Approved Minutes 5.10.16
04/06/2016 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 04-06-16 SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 04-06-16Minutes:Joint Meeting 4.6.16 Approved Minutes Joint Meeting 4.6.16 Approved Minutes
03/08/2016 1:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - March 8, 2016 SCAC Agenda - March 8, 2016Minutes:SCAC Approved Minutes 3.8.16 SCAC Approved Minutes 3.8.16
02/09/2016 1:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - February 9 SCAC Agenda - February 9Minutes:SCAC Approved Minutes 2.9.16 SCAC Approved Minutes 2.9.16
01/12/2016 1:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - January 12 2016 SCAC Agenda - January 12 2016Minutes:SCAC Approved Minutes 1.12.16 SCAC Approved Minutes 1.12.16
01/06/2016 3:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 01-06-16 SCAC Joint Meeting Agenda 01-06-16Minutes:Joint Meeting Approved Minutes 1.6.16 Joint Meeting Approved Minutes 1.6.16
12/08/2015 1:00 PM Agenda:SCAC Agenda - December 8 SCAC Agenda - December 8Minutes:SCAC Approved Minutes 12.8.15 SCAC Approved Minutes 12.8.15
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