Elizabeth May hosts a panel discussion on seniors’ care tomorrow

(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and Member of Parliament for Saanich – Gulf Islands, hosts a panel discussion tomorrow in Sidney, B.C. on the need for a National Seniors’ Care Strategy.

Panelists are:
· Neena L. Chappell, PhD, FRSC, FCAHS -- Canada Research Chair in Social Gerontology, Professor, Center on Aging & Department of Sociology, University of Victoria
· William Cunningham, MD, Board Member, Canadian Medical Association and Immediate Past President Doctors of BC
· Sharon MacKenzie, BA, MEd (UBC), Intergenerational and Educational Consultant: Executive Director, i2i Intergenerational Society
· Raymond Welch, Chair Victoria Chapter, Canadian Association of Retired Persons

Event Details

Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Time: 6:30 p.m. (PDT)
Location: Bodine Hall, Mary Winspear Center, 2243 Beacon Ave., Sidney, B.C. 


For additional information or to arrange an interview, contact:

Julian Morelli
Director of Communications
Green Party of Canada
cell: (613) 614 4916
office: (613) 562 4916 (224)