Board member opportunities
Do you have a passion for affecting change in your local community? Do you have a passion for helping our growing seniors’ population in York Region? By 2020, there will be a 43% increase in the number of people living with dementia in York Region. This is one of the highest percentage increases in all of Canada.
The Alzheimer Society of York Region (AS York) has been a leader in actively supporting individuals and families coping with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias since 1985. AS York offers programs and maintains offices across the Region of York and has a proven track record of working collaboratively and in partnership with other health care providers to service the needs of families and individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.
AS York is governed by a 12 member Board of Directors, elected by the membership at the Annual General Meeting. Currently, there are 2 vacancies. We are seeking passionate individuals with the capacity to support the Alzheimer Society of York Region who also possess expertise in:
Individuals who are nominated and agree to stand for membership will be making a commitment for a period of 2 years. They will also commit to attending monthly board meetings, join a board committee and participate at AS York events.
For more information, email [email protected].