$5,147 TO CELEBRATE SENIORS WEEK IN THE LISMORE ELECTORATE

$5,147 TO CELEBRATE SENIORS WEEK IN THE LISMORE ELECTORATE

$5,147 TO CELEBRATE SENIORS WEEK IN THE LISMORE ELECTORATE

20 January 2006

Nationals Member for Lismore, Thomas George was pleased to receive details of grant allocations to assist 8 local organisations in their Seniors Week activities planned for the Lismore electorate.

"These grants are provided through the Department of Ageing, Disability & Home Care to assist with the organisation of local Seniors Week programs. Applications are only accepted from non-profit, volunteer organisations, local government and community groups," Thomas George said.

Recipients of grants are -

$550
$500
$500
$1,100
$550
$550
$880
$517

Casino/Kyogle HACC Flexible Service Inc
Lismore Seniors Citizens Social Club
Lismore Over 50's Learning Centre
Richmond Valley Council
Upper Clarence Valley Senior Citizens
Casino Neighbourhood Centre Inc
Lismore City Council
Ellangowan Public Hall Reserve Trust

"With events proposed throughout the district, I offer my assistance to all senior citizens who are interested in becoming aware of the various functions being organised. Seniors Week is held 2-9 April 2006," said Mr George.

Lismore Contact Details:

Office: 55 Carrington Street  LISMORE
Postal: PO Box 52  LISMORE  NSW  2480
Telephone: 02 6621 3624
Facsimile: 02 6622 1403
Email: lismore@parliament.nsw.gov.au

Murwillumbah Contact Details:

Telephone: 02 6672 7577