Hampton Roads, Va. – (April 23, 2013) – Southeastern Virginia Areawide Model Program, Inc. t/a Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia (SSSEVA) will hold two public hearings in May 2013 to gain valuable community feedback to ensure SSSEVA is provides the best possible services for the region’s seniors and their caregivers. These hearings are in preparation for the Fiscal Year 2014 Area Plan for Aging Services which runs from Oct. 1, 2013 to Sept. 30, 2014.
Hearings are scheduled for Monday, May 13, 2013, 10 a.m. at the Suffolk Department of Social Services, 135 Hall Ave., Room B, Suffolk; and at 1:30 p.m., on the same day at The Center for Aging Education Center, Interstate Corporate Center, Building 5, Suite 115, Norfolk.
Senior Services invites those interested persons who cannot attend to complete an online survey, available May 2 -15 at www.ssseva.org. 2 Written comments may be made until May 17, 2013 via email to email@example.com or can be mailed to Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia, 6350 Center Drive, Suite 101, Norfolk, VA 23502. “Older adults make up the fastest growing segment of our community, so it is imperative for seniors and their families to use this opportunity to express their ideas, needs and concerns.” says John Skirven, CEO of Senior Services. “We will use the information gained from these forums to refine our local area plan and prepare future programs and services.
Director of Development and Community Relations