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Older Michiganians Day 2019

Date / Time

Wednesday May 15th, 2019
10:30 am - 1:45 pm

About the Event:

Each year, the Area Agency on Aging 1-B participates in the Older Michiganians Day Rally held on the lawn of the Capitol Building. This very important annual advocacy event helps give seniors a voice and help legislators understand both the needs and the voting power of seniors.

Older Michiganians Day gives seniors and advocates a chance to:

  • Participate in a rally on the East Lawn
  • Hear from important keynote speakers
  • Meet with state legislators
  • See the presentation of Michigan Community Service Awards
  • See the presentation of the Senior Citizen of the Year Award

Important Platforms for legislative action:

  • Eliminating wait lists
  • Preventing elder abuse
  • Improving accessibility for seniors within their homes and communities
  • Supporting caregivers

Free tickets are available, which include a complimentary box lunch. To attend, contact the AAA 1-B Advocacy Department at advocacy@aaa1b.com  or  (248) 262-9232.

Location
East Lawn, State Capitol

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