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MLA and Minister visit seniors

MLA Bill Bennett, Debra Fraiesen, Administrator of Lilac Terrace, Lois Halko and Honourable Ralph Sultan, Minister of state for seniors met residents of Lilac Terrace in Sparwood on Tuesday. - Photo by Dave Hamilton
MLA Bill Bennett, Debra Fraiesen, Administrator of Lilac Terrace, Lois Halko and Honourable Ralph Sultan, Minister of state for seniors met residents of Lilac Terrace in Sparwood on Tuesday.
— image credit: Photo by Dave Hamilton

Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett and Minister of State for Seniors Ralph Sultan visited seniors’ facilities in the Elk Valley on Tuesday.

They stopped in for chats with seniors at the Fernie Seniors’ Centre, Sparwood’s Lilac Terrace and Elkford Community Centre, to find out what is on their minds and what is important to them.

 

 

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