Boards and Commissions

CHOICE Board

The CHOICE (Community and Home Options to Institutional Care for the Elderly and Disabled) Board was established in Indiana statute by IC 12-10-11. CHOICE Board members are charged with establishing long-term goals of the state for the provision of a continuum of care for the elderly and individuals with a disability, among other responsibilities. The board consists of fifteen (15) members, whose terms are for two years.

The following vacancies currently exist and must be filled for the upcoming year:

  • One citizen nominated by one (or more) statewide organization(s) that represent individuals with disabilities, including those under the age of 18 years of age; and
  • A provider with services under IC 12-10-10.

For information on how to apply, and an application please visit the Governor's Boards and Commissions webpage.

Meetings are held at the Indiana Government Center located at 402 W. Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46207 on the following dates and times, unless noted otherwise:

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018, Conference Center Room 4 & 5 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 19, 2018, Conference Center Room TBA - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 20, 2018, Conference Center Room TBA - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018, Conference Center Room  TBA - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Annual Reports

 

Commission on Aging

The Commission on Aging was established in Chapter 2 of IC 12-10-2. Among other duties, its members are to encourage the study and discussion of the problems of the aging and the aged. The Commission consists of 16 members, no more than eight of whom may be from the same political party. Members must be Indiana residents with an interest in the problems of the aging and aged, with one member from each of Indiana’s nine congressional districts. The remaining members are appointed at large; however, not more than two residents of those members of the same county may be appointed. Commission members serve a term of four years.

Commission Vacancies

In addition to vacancies in the 3rd, 4th and 9th Congressional Districts, the Commission currently has two At Large vacancies. For information on how to apply and an application please visit the Governor's Boards and Commissions webpage.

Meetings are held at the Indiana Government Center, located at 402 W. Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46207 from 10 a.m. - noon (ET) on the following dates:

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018, Conference Center Room 4 & 5- 10 a.m. to noon
  • Thursday, July 19, 2018, Conference Center Room TBA - 10 a.m. to noon
  • Thursday, September 20, 2018, Conference Center Room TBA - 10 a.m. to noon
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018, Conference Center Room TBA - 10 a.m. to noon

* Location, dates, and times are subject to change and will be updated prior to the scheduled meeting.