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Focus on Seniors Task Force

The Focus on Seniors Task Force raises awareness of senior abuse, neglect and self-neglect, around Surrey communities. 

The mandate of the Focus on Seniors Task Force

The Focus on Seniors Task Force

collects information and resources for seniors,

  • seniors agencies,
  • seniors services, and 
  • seniors programs.

to share with Surrey seniors, caregivers and seniors agencies.


Task Force Chair: Councillor Barbara Steele.

Meetings and events

Focus on Seniors Forums

The Force holds Focus on Seniors Forums throughout the year. Seniors and caregivers attend Forums to get legal, safety and support resources from around Surrey communities. The Focus on Seniors Task Force puts on these forums in

  • English,
  • Mandarin,
  • Punjabi, and
  • Urdu,

or in languages that meet each Surrey area's needs.

Find your next Focus On Seniors Forum in English, Punjabi, Mandarin or Urdu through online registration tool.

Participate in the development of the city’s Age-Friendly Strategy for Seniors. Provide us with your valuable input and feedback by completing a survey at

This Task Force is part of the Prevent and Deter Crime strand of the Crime Reduction Strategy.