We encourage feedback on any and all issues of concern to residents. Please join us at our monthly meetings to discuss issues or send an email to President@khca.on.ca. We look forward to hearing your views!

Thursday, January 30, 2014

General Meeting - February 2014 agenda



Welcome One and All

Approval of the Minutes of December 2, 2013 meeting and matters arising from those Minutes

President’s Update:  

  • FROSTBITE ADVISORIES
  • Lighten the Night success
  • Cleaning the Capital KHCA Recognition
  • Rink Volunteers Katimavik   (Katimavk_rink at live.ca )  and Young’s Pond  (romansrutek at gmail.com)
  • International Women’s Day Celebration - Wednesday March 5th


Other matters:

  • KHCA website www.khca.on.ca 
  • Financial Update  
  • Bicycling Safety Discussion
  • McCurdy Drive Second Sidewalk


Adjourn

Next Meeting:      Monday,    March 3,    2014        
 

Excerpts From Prime Time January 2014 Issue



The It’s Not Right! Neighbours, Friends and Families for Older Adults project is about engaging the public in taking small practical steps that can make a meaningful difference in another person’s life. Everyone has a role to play in creating a peaceful society.


Take Charge of Your Health!
Older persons face barriers in how they are able to access, understand and use health information designed to optimise their health and independence.
Planning on this important three-year project is to begin in February. 


February 5 French Continuing Education Event
Le Comité directeur des affaires francophones du Conseil sur le vieillissement vous invite, le mercredi 5 février, à un déjeuner-causerie dont le thème est la Loi de 2010 sur les maisons de retraite du gouvernement ontarien
Contact: 
   
February 12
Professor Warren Thorngate will give a presentation on social influence mechanisms and their implications, good and bad.    Contact:
COA 


THE COUNCIL ON AGING
OF OTTAWA
(613) 789-3577 (ext.11)
coa@coaottawa.ca
www.coaottawa.ca

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Ottawa Police Service Traffic Stop Race Data Project



An update to the Ottawa Police Service on the Traffic Stop Race Data Collection Project reports that the study is progressing well and is on track.
Community members are invited to join the ongoing conversation about racial profiling and the next phase of the Traffic Stop Race Data Collection Project taking place 
One of the first opportunities to build on the community-police dialogue strengthened by this project will be the
Let’s Chat Session on Thursday,   February 6th,   from 6:00 to 9:00pm at the RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive.  

INVITATION DÉJEUNER-CAUSERIE, 5 FÉVRIER 2014, EN FRANÇAIS

The KHCA is pleased to share the following notice with you:

THÈME:   COMMENT LA LOI DE 2010 SUR LES MAISONS DE RETRAITE DU GOUVERNEMENT ONTARIEN VOUS PROTÈGE
CONFÉRENCIÈRE INVITÉE:    SUSAN LINES, INSPECTEURE DE L’OFFICE DE RÉGLEMENTATION DES MAISONS DE RETRAITE (O.R.M.R.)
Cet événement aura lieu au Conseil sur le vieillissement d’Ottawa de 12 h 00 à 13 h 30 au 1247, place Kilborn, Ottawa.
IMPORTANT:   INSCRIPTION PRÉALABLE:   Pour vous inscrire ou obtenir plus d’information, veuillez appeler  Renée Chartier au (613) 789-3577 poste 24, adresse courriel: renee.chartier@coaottawa.ca
OU inscrivez-vous en ligne à:  http://coaottawa.ca/events/index-fr.html
 Apportez votre repas Thé et café offerts
Stationnement gratuit, autobus gratuits pour personnes aînées les mercredis – autobus # 148