It’s a Summit for Seniors at City Hall on Saturday

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A Toronto Seniors Summit will be held at Toronto City Hall on Saturday to celebrate Seniors Month and the recent age-friendly city designation by the World Health Organization.

Speakers include the Honourable Laura Albanese, Ontario Minister of Citizenship and Immigration; Councillor Josh Matlow (Ward 22 St. Paul’s), the City of Toronto’s Seniors Advocate; Dr. Samir K. Sinha, Director of Geriatrics at Mount Sinai Hospital and the University Health Network; Dr. Joseph Y.K. Wong, founding member of the Chinese Canadian National Council and the Yee Hong Foundation for Geriatric Care; and Lezlie Lee Kam, Chair of the Senior Pride Network.

Date: Saturday, June 18
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; speeches begin at 10 a.m.
Location: Council Chamber, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St. W.

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City of Toronto divisions and community agencies will be available to share information about services and resources available to seniors. Attendees will also learn about ethno-cultural and LGBTQ-specific services and initiatives.

This event is open to the general public. Seating is limited so members of the public are asked to register at https://toronto-seniors-summit.eventbrite.ca or to call 416-338-3301. = CINEWS

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