June 2-8, 2019 is Seniors’ Week in Alberta.
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.
Seniors’ Week community events
The Government of Alberta offers an online Events Calendar that can be used to post or view special events.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.