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Union County, North Carolina

Adult Care Home Community Advisory Committee

Member Name Position Title Term Date District Qualifications

Gedis Elmore

Regular Member

08/17/2017- 07/31/2020

at large

County Resident

Kara Kindley Lemon

Regular Member

11/01/2016- 10/31/2019

at large

County Resident

Vacant Regular Member
at large County Resident

John Adubato

Regular Member

11/1/2014 - 10/31/2017

at large

County Resident

Roman Lubinecky

Regular Member

10/20/2017 - 10/31/2020

at large

County Resident

Cathy Turner

Regular Member

10/20/2017 - 10/31/2020

at large

County Resident

Debra Votta

Regular Member

11/1/2014 - 10/31/2017

at large

County Resident

Aloma Walden

Regular Member

8/17/2017 - 2/28/2017

at large

County Resident

Anna Welch

Regular Member

7/20/2015 - 07/31/2018

at large

County Resident

Vacant

Regular Member

at large

County Resident

Vacant Regular Member
at large County Resident
Vacant Regular Member
at large County Resident

Notes: If a member name cell is blank, it can mean one of two things: The current position and term are vacant, or the person who served in the capacity during the term date is still serving until a new appointment is made.

Legislation

Authority to Establish: General Statutes of North Carolina

Number of Positions

14

Meeting Information

The Committee meets on the last Wednesday during the months of January, April, July and October at 9:30a.m. at Healthquest, 415 E. Franklin Street, Monroe, NC

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Contact Information

Clerk to the Board of Commissioners:
Lynn West, CMC
500 N. Main St., Room 914
Monroe, NC 28112

Phone: 704-283-3853
Email: west@unioncountync.gov

About the Adult Care Home Community Advisory Committee

The Adult Care Home Community Advisory Committee is established by North Carolina General Statutes to maintain the Domiciliary Homes Residents' Bill of Rights and to promote community involvement and cooperation with domiciliary homes in meeting the needs of the elderly and disabled persons residing in these homes. Members are appointed for an initial one-year term; thereafter members may be reappointed for three- year terms. No committee member may serve more than a term of three consecutive years (Excludes the initial one-year term) DUTIES: The duties of the Adult Care Home Community Advisory Committee are to: (a) Serve all domiciliary homes in the county; (b) Promote community education and awareness of the needs of residents of domiciliary homes and to work to keep the public informed about aspects of long-term care and the operation of domiciliary homes in the State. (c) Develop and recruit volunteer resources to enhance the quality of life for domiciliary home residents; (d) Establish linkages with Domiciliary Home Administrators and the county; Department of Social Services for the purpose of maintaining the spirit of the Bill of Rights Law; (e) Identify alleged violations of the Residents' Rights (113C-52) and report them to the home administrator or supervisor-in-charge. Report alleged violations to the County Department of Social Services; (f) Make an annual report to the Board of County Commissioners with an appraisal of the strengths and problems of domiciliary facilities in the county and identifying issues affecting long-term care in general.