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WHEREAS Seniors’ Month is an annual province-wide celebration;

WHEREAS seniors have contributed and continue to contribute immensely to the life and vibrancy of this community;

WHEREAS seniors continue to serve as leaders, mentors, volunteers and important and active members of this community;

WHEREAS their contributions past and present warrant appreciation and recognition and their stories deserve to be told;

WHEREAS the health and well-being of seniors is in the interest of all and further adds to the health and well-being of the community;

WHEREAS the knowledge and experience seniors pass on to us continues to benefit all;

THEREFORE, I, Mike Burkett, Mayor of the Township of Severn, do hereby proclaim June as Seniors Month in Severn, and encourage all citizens to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of our seniors.

Share what you are doing during Seniors Month

  • Join the Seniors Month conversation on Twitter and Facebook by using #SeniorsMonth2024
  • Post photos or videos of your Seniors Month celebrations

Tips on how you can support Seniors Month 2024

Thank the seniors in your life for all their hard work and show them just how much they are appreciated by:

  • sending a "thank you” message, either in person, over the phone, by mail or email, or on social media
  • nominating a senior in June for an Ontario Senior Achievement Award
  • posting a message on the Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility’s Facebook page