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National Older Americans Month/Senior Week at CBN


 

MAY IS NATIONAL OLDER AMERICANS MONTH

"Each May, the Administration for Community Living (ACL) leads our nation’s celebration of Older Americans Month (OAM). ACL designed the 2017 OAM theme, Age Out Loud, to give aging a new voice—one that reflects what today’s older adults have to say.

This theme shines a light on many important trends. More than ever before, older Americans are working longer, trying new things, and engaging in their communities. They’re taking charge, striving for wellness, focusing on independence, and advocating for themselves and others. What it means to age has changed, and OAM 2017 is a perfect opportunity to recognize and celebrate what getting older looks like today."

Administration for Community Living
https://oam.acl.gov/


SENIOR WEEK AT CBN

At the Carter Burden Network, we celebrate Older Americans Month in May with a “Senior Week” at each of our four centers as well as our Metro E. 99th Street Adult Day Program with a week of daily festive activities and celebrations. 

Senior Week Schedule

5/15 – 5/19
Carter Burden/Leonard Covello Senior Program
Lehman Village Senior Program
Metro E. 99th Street Adult Day

5/22 – 5/26
Carter Burden Luncheon Club

5/30 – 6/2
Roosevelt Island Senior Center

 

Click here to view each center's May calendar for details on Senior Week activities