City Government Celebrates Elderly Filipino Week 2018

Kilalanin at Parangalan: Tagasulong ng karapatan ng nakakatanda tungo sa lipunang mapagkalinga. This year’s theme for the Elderly Filipino Week celebration embraces the promotion of elderlies’ rights and the recognition of these rights as a factor for a just society.

 

During today’s flag-raising ceremony, the City Government of Tarlac recognizes the elderlies’ importance through a program led by the Office for the Senior Citizens Affairs (OSCA).

 

The members of the Federation of Senior Citizens Association of the Philippines (FSCAP) offered their voices as they sing special songs for the attendees. Certificates of Recognition from the City Mayor were also awarded to city employees and FSCAP members who contributed to the successful implementation of programs particularly catering our senior citizens.

 

Mayor Cristy Angeles promised that senior citizens in the city will receive proper government intervention necessary for their welfare.