Kamloops Seniors Symposium 2016

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KAMLOOPS - On June 10th, 2016, Oncore Seniors Society in partnership with the City of Kamloops and the Centre for Seniors Information will be hosting this year’s Seniors Symposium 2016 which will be held at the Sandman Signature Kamloops Hotel.

This event is open to the public; pre-registration is required. 

The 3rd Annual Seniors Symposium, Aging in a New Age is focusing on the theme of Healthy Aging in Community. The Key Note speaker this year is Neena Chappell PhD, FRSC, FCAHS, former Canada Research Chair in Social Gerontology and Professor of Sociology and Centre on Aging at the University of Victoria, B,C. In addition other speakers and guests presenting will touch on topics relating to seniors safety, care and housing, health and wellness and much more.

This full day event is filled with information and education for seniors and those interested in seniors’ issues and will also provide social, interactive and self-care opportunities for those attending. In addition, there will be a community trade show including local businesses and non-profit agencies along with government information booths.

The cost for this year’s event is $20 per person; sponsorship is available for seniors on a fixed, low income. Lunch, snacks and refreshments are also provided.

For more information or to register for the Seniors Symposium 2016 please contact Oncore Seniors Society at (250) 828-0600.

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