12 Aug All-Candidates Debate and AGM Sept. 20

When: September 20, 2015
Where: Best Western Bridgewater, 527 Highway 10 Exit 12
Annual General Meeting: 10am-12pm
All-Candidates Debate: 1pm-2.30pm

The Nova Scotia Health Coalition is hosting an All-Candidates debate on health and inequality with Federal election candidates running in South Shore-St. Margaret’s.
This debate is free for all to attend!

This debate focuses on key health care issues, such as a national drug plan, seniors care, a new health accord, eliminating poverty, as well as health care for refugees.
The event will be moderated by Dave Stephens, the News Director at Lighthouse Now!

The debate will follow our Annual General Meeting. To RSVP for the AGM please send an email to Katelyn (karmstrong@nshealthcoalition.ca) with your full name and any dietary restrictions. In order to provide enough food for lunch, we need people to RSVP!

Business Meeting Agenda: (10am -12pm)

  1. Welcome
  2. Chair’s update
    1. Year in Review: Highlights
    2. Committee report – Personnel committee
    3. By-law amendments
  3. Affiliate check-in
  4. Coordinator’s report and setting priorities for 2015 / 2016
  5. Financial report
  6. Elections
  7. New business
  8. Adjournment

Lunch: 12-1.00

All-Candidates Debate: (1pm – 2.30pm) This event will be moderated by Dave Stephens.

Dave Stephens moved to the South Shore in February of this year and became News Director at LighthouseNOW in April. Before that, he worked for nearly 25 years in broadcasting, primarily at CBC Radio in Ottawa as host of the noon-hour program Ontario Today.  He has also worked for in communications for Health Canada and a large national non-profit home care company.  He now lives in Lunenburg.

Liberal Candidate: Bernadette Jordan
NDP Candidate: Alex Godbold
Green Party Candidate: Richard Biggar

We hope to see you all there!