June 1 to 7, 2020 is Seniors’ Week in Alberta.
The government is currently accepting expressions of interest for a Provincial Launch co-host.
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. The government is currently accepting proposals from municipalities, Indigenous communities and seniors-serving organizations to co-host the 2020 Seniors’ Week Provincial Launch Event.
For more information, and to apply, please see the Seniors' Week June 1 to June 7, 2020 Expression of Interest Seeking Co-Host (PDF, 111 KB).
Seniors and Housing was pleased to co-host the 2019 Provincial Launch event with the City of Medicine Hat on June 3, 2019.
Communities that declared Seniors’ Week 2019
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
|Birch Hills County||Strathcona County||Town of Sexsmith|
|City of Beaumont||Town of Blackfalds||Town of Smoky Lake|
|City of Brooks||Town of Bowden||Town of Three Hills|
|City of Camrose||Town of Castor||Town of Turner Valley|
|City of Chestermere||Town of Cochrane||Town of Vermilion|
|City of Leduc||Town of Drayton Valley||Village of Clive|
|City of Medicine Hat||Town of Hanna||Village of Czar|
|County of Leduc||Town of Hinton||Village of Delburne|
|County of Newell||Town of Legal||Village of Delia|
|County of Vermilion River||Town of Magrath||Village of Dewberry|
|Ermineskin Cree Nation||Town of Morinville||Village of Innisfree|
|Gift Lake Metis Settlement||Town of Oyen||Village of Kitscoty|
|Lac Ste. Anne County||Town of Ponoka||Village of Lamond|
|Municipal District of Bighorn||Town of Rimbey||Village of Linden|
|Sawridge First Nation||Town of Rocky Mountain House||Village of Marwayne|
To register your declaration, email firstname.lastname@example.org.