Commission on Aging

Jan H. Gardner, County Executive of Frederick County, Maryland, proclaims the month of May 2016 as Older Americans Month.

The meeting on Monday, June 13 will be held at the Chamber of Commerce.
There will not be a meeting in July 2016.
Commission meetings are open to the public.
  • 2nd Monday of each month, 1 p.m.
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The Commission is composed of 15 voting members, all residents and registered voters of Frederick County. There are also non-voting Ex-Officio members. Members serve staggered terms of 3 years. 
Current Commission on Aging Members

MDOA picture 2Aging Advocates of Frederick County (AAFC) meeting
with MDoA Secretary Rona Kramer

In 1965, the Board of County Commissioners conducted a survey of the needs of the older citizens throughout Frederick County. Based upon the results of this survey, the Board of County Commissioners established the Frederick County Commission on Aging in December 1965.The purpose of the Commission is to advise the County Executive and the Frederick County Department of Aging on all matters relating to development and administration of the area plan and operations conducted hereunder, and to be advocates for issues relating to aging.

The Commission on Aging is always interested in qualified advocates for seniors to serve on the board as vacancies occur. The County Executive appoints members. If you would like to apply to be a member, send a letter of interest, along with your resume to:

Joyce M. Grossnickle
Administrative Officer
Office of County Executive
Winchester Hall
12 E. Church St.
Frederick, MD 21701