COMMUNITY ADVISORY COMMITTEES
The very presence of informed, concerned citizens, in and around facilities, can make a critical difference and provide a force to ensure quality care for persons in long-term care facilities.
Community Advisory Committees are made up of volunteers who are passionate about protecting the rights of individuals residing in long-term care facilities in their communities. Members come from various backgrounds and do not necessarily have a “professional” insight into long-term care.
Typically, CAC members spend a minimum 8 hours per quarter fulfilling their primary responsibilities i.e., visiting long term care facilities and completion of quarterly visitation worksheets. Additionally, attendance is required at quarterly committee meetings. Initial appointment to the CAC is for a one year term. After the one year term is completed members are eligible for subsequent appointments to two or three year terms.
For more information about the Community Advisory Committee, or to apply for the Committee in your County, click HERE
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Committee Members by County
Camden – Vacancy (1)
Donna Harrell ~ Clarann Mansfield ~ Amber Jennings ~ Tammie Krauss
Chowan – Vacancy (3)
Dellie Rae Bass ~ Priscilla Gazey ~ Amy Sopher ~ Bernard Hurdle
Currituck – Vacancy (1)
Diane Bray ~ Lynda Daniel ~ Debra Williams ~ Joan West ~ Kelsey Hall
Dare – Vacancy (0)
Mary Jernigan ~ Linda Putnam ~ Melissa McCarter ~ Jim Tobin ~ Susie Walters ~ Mary Pendill
Gates – Vacancy (0)
Faye Smith ~ Margaret Witherspoon ~ Virgilia V. Parker ~ Ann Howell ~ Bernice Johnson ~ Brenda Riddick
Hyde – Vacancy (0)
Linda Flowers ~ Frances House ~ Karen Meekins ~ Jan Moore ~ Glen Credle
Pasquotank – Vacancy (4)
David Boone ~ Carol Mizelle ~ Una Green ~ Johnnie “JR” Johnson
Perquimans – Vacancy (0)
Delphine Madre ~ Ernestine Simpson ~ Gloria Cartwright ~ Mary Corprew ~ Walker Rayburn ~ Deborah Pfennig
Tyrrell – Vacancy (1)
James Cahoon ~ Linda Holton ~ Dee Dee Bullock ~ Mary Cooper
Washington – Vacancy (0)
Kim Cotten-West ~ Burl Walker ~ Theresa McNair ~ John Fallon ~ Julie Phelps ~ Gail Spiewak
Roster Updated 3/19/2019
2019 Community Advisory Committee Meetings
Meetings are open to the public. Committee business sessions are only open to CAC Members.
Camden County – (meets at the Camden Senior Center at 2:00 PM)
January 23 ~ April 16 ~ July 9 ~ October 8
Chowan County – (meets at the Public Safety Building, 2nd floor, at 10:00 AM)
March 4 ~ June 6 ~ July 9 ~ October 1
Currituck County – (meets at Currituck Senior Center at 9:30 AM)
January 17 ~ April 11 ~ July 10 ~ October 3
Dare County – (meets at the Dare County Baum Center in KDH at 2:00 PM)
January 24 ~ April 11 ~ July 10 ~ October 24
Gates County – (meets at the Gates County Public Library at 11:00 AM)
February 12 ~ May 7 ~ July 30 ~ October 22
Hyde County – (meets at the Mattamuskeet Senior Center at 11:00 AM)
March 5 ~ May 14 ~ August 20 ~ November 5
Pasquotank County – (meets at the Daybreak Adult Day Health at 1:00 PM)
March 11 ~ May 1 ~ July 24 ~ October 16
Perquimans County – (meets at the Albemarle Commission at 10:00 AM)
February 6 ~ May 1 ~ July 24 ~ October 16
Tyrrell County – (meets at the Tyrrell Senior Center at 1:30 PM)
January 31 ~ June 6 ~ July 18 ~ October 17
Washington County – (meets at the Washington County Senior Center at 2:00 PM)
March 5 ~ May 14 ~ August 20 ~ November 5
Calendar Updated 5/7/2019
Congratulations to our Newest Community Advisory Committee Members!
Welcome to Community Advisory Committee Members that completed the first phase of their training on February 28, 2019.
Pictured are seated (l-r) Mary Cooper (Tyrrell County), Donna Harrell (Camden County), Brenda Riddick (Gates County) and standing (l-r) Gail Spiewak (Washington County), Deborah Pfennig (Perquimans County), Walker Rayburn (Perquimans County), Bernard Hurdle (Chowan County) and Diane Stoll (Pasquotank County)
NEXT Community Advisory Committee New Member Training:
June 27, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM at the Albemarle Commission office in Hertford.
You MUST fill out a Volunteer Application and submit to your County Office or the AAA prior to the date of the training. Individuals participating in the training will receive confirmation of training time. To complete a Community Advisory Member Volunteer Application, click HERE
Applications can be mailed to Brandi Jordan @ Albemarle Commission or faxed to (252) 426-8482
Community Advisory Member Documents:
CAC Bylaws by County:
Perquimans County **
** Bylaws that do not appear here are in the process of being updated and approved by the Community Advisory Committee for that County.