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International Day of Older Persons at Hamilton City Hall

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

International Day of Older Persons- Media Release and Flyer

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS PUBLIC EVENT

What                                      International Day of Older Persons Public Event

When                                     Friday September 29, 2017

Time                                       11:00 to 1:30pm

Where                                    Hamilton City Hall, 71 Main St. W., Council Chambers

Special Presentations     

  • Challenges to Accessing Healthcare for older adults,
  • by: Natalie Mehra, Executive Director, Ontario Health Coalition:
  • Social Isolation among Seniors, by: Rachel Weldrick, McMaster University, Department of Health, Aging & Society
  • Impact of Professional Staffing on the healthcare needs of seniors, by: Laurie Brown, VP Ontario Nurses Association                                               

Cost                                       FREE!

Good to Know                   

  • Complimentary Refreshments
  • Keynote Presentations on Healthcare
  • Seniors Information Fair
  • Greetings from Mayor Fred Eisenberger

About the event

On September 29, Hamilton will be celebrating the International Day of Older Persons with a public event at Hamilton City Hall. The event will be accompanied by keynote presentations, a seniors information fair, and light refreshments.

The theme of this years’ celebration is seniors health care issues.

For further details please contact Malcolm Buchanan at macbuchanan@rogers.com or [905]575-5639

The International Day of Older Persons event is organized by a group of Greater Hamilton Area retiree organizations including the Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville Chapter of the Congress of Union Retirees of Canada, the Hamilton Chapter of the Canadian Association of Retired Persons, the Hamilton and Area Branch of the National Association of Federal Retirees and Steelworkers Organization of Active Retirees. Supporting organizations include Labour Community Services-United Way Halton & Hamilton, Hamilton Health Coalition, Hamilton Chapter of the Council of Canadians and the Hamilton Council on Aging

Details

Date:
September 29
Time:
11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Venue

Hamilton City Hall
71 Main Street West
Hamilton, ON Canada
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