Seniors’ Week

Seniors’ Week 2017 Provincial Launch Event Co-Host Expression of Interest

Each year, the Government of Alberta joins with Albertans across the province to celebrate seniors and their contributions to our communities. Seniors’ Week is held annually during the first full week of June, which is June 5 to 11, 2017.

Alberta Seniors and Housing is offering a unique opportunity for your community to partner with us to co-host the Seniors’ Week Provincial Launch Event on Monday, June 5, 2017. Organizations and/or communities interested in co-hosting the launch event are encouraged to submit a proposal.

Co-hosting the launch event will increase your community and organization’s profile, and give you an opportunity to collaborate with government, as well as other local organizations.

Submission Deadline: March 30, 2017

Submit a proposal

Register your Seniors’ Week events now

Seniors and Housing is pleased to offer an online Seniors Events calendar. Use this calendar to post or view events happening across Alberta.

Please visit the Events Calendar to submit or view events.

Provincial Launch of Seniors’ Week - June 6, 2016!

The ministry of Seniors and Housing co-hosted the Provincial Launch event with the North Edmonton Seniors Association on June 6, at the Northgate Lions Seniors Recreation Centre in Edmonton.

More than 140 seniors were welcomed by Lori Sigurdson, Minister of Seniors and Housing, as she officially proclaimed Seniors’ Week. The event featured a lunch and a variety of entertainment including circus performers, Archbishop O’Leary High School Band, and the Rural Routes Acting Troupe.

Lori Sigurdson, Minister of Seniors and Housing, presents the Provincial Proclamation of Seniors’ Week to Hugh Newell, Board Chair of the North Edmonton Seniors Association, together with Chris Nielsen, MLA, Edmonton-Decore