Sat, Feb 26|
MLP 2022 Policy Incubator: Aging & Housing
Save the Date.
Time & Location
Feb 26, 2022, 12:00 p.m.
About the Event
After opening remarks from the Leader Dougald Lamont, MLA Dr. Jon Gerrard will give us an MLP Caucus perspective on Aging and Housing in Manitoba. Our panel of guests will then present on a variety of topics related to Aging & Housing.
Introduction of Panelists and Presentations Trish Rawsthorne, MLSA
Fostering Home Care Improvements Dr. Nancy Hansen, Head of U of Manitoba Disabilities Studies
Age Friendly Community Planning Dr. Richard Milgrom, Head of U of Manitoba Dept. of City Planning
Cooperative Home Care for the Elderly Danielle Turpin, Cooperative Housing Advocate
Alternative Seniors Housing Model Gail Freeman Campbell, Daughters on Call
After our panelist presentations there will be a Q&A first with a panel of experts then with the attendees of the session. We will then break out into smaller groups for discussion and to draft policy ideas.
Break Out Group Discussions in Zoom Rooms by Topic Area:
- Fostering Home Care Improvements
- Fostering Age Friendly Community Planning
- Fostering Cooperative Home Care
- A Seniors Housing Alternative
These ideas will be shared back to the larger group at the end of the breakout sessions, and will form the basis for our future policy development.
This a free event but please register in advance using this link:
All registered participants will receive the ZOOM link prior to the event.
Panelist bios will be posted shortly.
Policy Incubators, hosted by the Manitoba Liberal Party Policy Committee allow for members of the community to come together to discuss and develop better public policy for all Manitobans. We welcome a panel of experts from outside of the party to help broaden our understanding of the issues.
For more information, please contact the office at (204) 988-9380 or Executive.Director@ManitobaLiberals.ca.
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Manitoba Liberal Party