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Western Reserve



1030 Euclid Avenue, Suite 318
Cleveland, Ohio 44115


Lynn Wieland
wielal@odjfs.state.oh.us
Telephone: 216-621-8010
FAX: 216-698-6600
Website: www.psa10a.org 

Responsibility:
The WRAAA Advisory Council shall be the official advisory body to the Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging which encompasses a five county area serving Cuyahoga, Geauga, Medina, Lake and Lorain County. In this capacity the Advisory Council shall provide a forum for older adults, consumers, elected officials, agency representatives, and others interested in the concerns of older adults.


Qualifications:
The membership shall consist of more than fifty percent older persons representing those older persons with the greatest economic or social need, older minorities, and participants or programs funded through the Older Americans Act.


Appointing Authority     Length of Term
Cuyahoga County  2  2 years
Geauga County Commissioners    2  
Medina County Commissioners    2  
Lake County Commissioners   2  
Lorain County Commissioners    2  
WRAAA Advisory Council at-Large 11


Ex-Officio Membership 
Cuyahoga County's Senior & Adult Services Director  
Geauga County's Office of Aging Director
Medina County's Office of Aging Director  
Lake County's Office of Aging Director 
Lorain County's Office of Aging Director 


Public Meetings:
The Advisory Council shall meet bi-monthly at various locations within the five county area on the following months: January, March, May, July, September, and November. The chair may call a special meeting when deemed necessary.


Authorization:
Older Americans Act, 1965 as amended
501 (c)(3) October 1990