June 2-8, 2019 is Seniors’ Week in Alberta.

Overview

Albertans are encouraged to attend one of the many Seniors’ Week events taking place across the province. Plan an event or attend one with the seniors in your life. Your participation in Seniors’ Week helps highlight and show appreciation for Alberta’s seniors.

Events

Seniors’ Week community events

The Government of Alberta offers an online Events Calendar that can be used to post or view special events.

View the Events Calendar

Provincial Launch co-host

Each year the Government of Alberta chooses an organization or community to co-host the Provincial Launch event for Seniors’ Week. Alberta Seniors and Housing is currently reviewing proposals from municipalities, Indigenous communities and senior-serving organizations to co-host the 2019 Seniors’ Week Provincial Launch Event.

The Government of Alberta was pleased to co-host the 2018 Provincial Launch with Stony Plain and Spruce Grove Family and Community Support Services, Parkland County, the Multicultural Heritage Centre, and the Meridian Foundation

Communities that declared Seniors’ Week 2018

Each year, the Government of Alberta declares Seniors’ Week in Alberta. Below are the communities that have chosen to show their support for seniors by declaring Seniors’ Week locally.

Table 1. List of Communities

Big Lakes County Summer Village of Waiparous Town of Sundre
City of Calgary Town of Beaumont Town of Swan Hills
City of Camrose Town of Bowden Town of Sylvan Lake
City of Chestermere Town of Coaldale Town of Taber
City of Edmonton Town of Cochrane Town of Vermilion
City of Lacombe Town of Drayton Valley Town of Wainwright
City of Leduc Town of Drumheller Town of Wembley
City of Medicine Hat Town of Fox Creek Village of Boyle
County of Grande Prairie Town of Hardisty Village of Chauvin
County of Leduc Town of High Level Village of Clyde
County of Newell Town of Hinton Village of Dewberry
County of Vermilion River Town of Millet Village of Hussar
Municipal District of Ranchland Town of Olds Village of Kitscoty
Municipal District of Spirit River Town of Peace River Village of Linden
Saddle Hills County Town of Rimbey Village of Marwayne
Sawridge First Nation Town of Sexsmith Village of Rockyford
Smoky Lake County Town of Smoky Lake  
Summer Village of Ghost Lake Town of Stettler  
  Town of Stony Plain  

To register your declaration, email seniorsinformation@gov.ab.ca.