The Watertown Commission on Aging reports to the City Council and is comprised of eleven community members and one non-voting City Council liaison. Current members are Paul Ericsson, Terry Gallagher, Richard Schimmel, Chris Boerner, Cindy Raymond, Amy Dimmler, Andrea Plahn, Deb Favorit, Kay Thu, and Kimberly Blockl.
The Commission on Aging serves as an advisory body to the City Council in addressing the special needs of the people aging in Watertown in the areas of, but not limited to:
Independent living in the home
Information and assistance
Senior centers and senior housing
Social and recreational programs
The mission of the Watertown Commission on Aging is to ensure that the city and surrounding townships are prepared to offer growing numbers of older adults the best possible environment in which to live and retire with vitality, dignity and safety.
If you have and questions, you may contact Kimberly Block at 952-955-2681.