Age - Friendly Hanover

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With funding from the Age-Friendly Community Planning Grant from the Ontario Seniors’ Secretariat, the Town of Hanover undertook and Council approved the Age-Friendly Needs Assessment Report. The Age-Friendly Advisory Committee was created in June 2017 and involves community and agency representatives.   

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Highlights & Next step for our committee continues to make progress: 

  • Spring Senior Star Newsletter delivered to your mailboxes in April/May. 

  • Age-Friendly Business checklist development and awareness with our businesses.

 Age- Friendly Committee members | Warren Dickert (Council Rep.) | Dorothy Adams | Amber Schieck | Norma Graham | Megan Kanters | Ed Hotchkiss | Ed King | Anne Marie Shaw | Ron Zavitz. 

The committee meets monthly on third Tuesday at 2:00pm. 

For more information contact Sherri Walden | 519.364.2310 x 2123 | swalden@hanover.ca 

 

Local Senior Games 

Hanover will be partnering with Municipality of Brockton to offer men and women aged 55+ a chance to compete in a variety of activities. Our goal is to promote healthy, active lifestyles, encourage fun, fellowship, participation and some friendly competition.

Cost: $5.00/per game or $15.00/unlimited games. 

Events: Bid Euchre, Carpet Bowling, Contract Bridge, Cribbage, Crokinole, Darts, Eight Ball Billiards, Euchre, Golf, Horseshoes, Ladder Ball, Lawn Bowling, Pickle Ball, Shuffleboard, Solo, Swing Bowling and Washer Toss.  

When: Events take place in April and May. A schedule of events will be available at the end of March. Typically there is one event per day to allow participants an opportunity to take part in multiple events. Events are usually 2-3 hours. 

Volunteers are neded for the local Senior Games. For more information, please call 519.364.2310 x 2128.