For Immediate Release
May 5, 2016; 11:15am
DPHSS Release No. 2016-035
2016 Senior Citizens Month
May is Senior Citizens Month and the Department of Public Health and Social Services’ Division of Senior Citizens (DPHSS, DSC) and its community partners are coordinating events in honor of our island’s Manamko. As events are held off-site, the DSC would like to inform all aging program clients, their families and caregivers, program service providers and vendors, Medicare beneficiaries, and other interested parties, their office located at the Castle Mall Building in Mangilao will be closed as the DSC hosts, coordinates, and implements the activities scheduled in celebration of Senior Citizens Month, as follows:
- Closed from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 18, 2016 to coordinate the Centenarian Celebration at the Royal Orchid Hotel in Tumon.
- Closed from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Thursday, May 26, 2016 to coordinate the Guam Conference on Aging at the Pacific Star Resort and Spa in Tumon.
- Closed from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 7, 2016 to coordinate Huegon Manamko (Senior Games) at the Nimitz Beach in Agat.
We thank you for your support as we pay tribute to our island’s seniors. Make this celebration a memorable one for our seniors and greet them with a Biba Manamko!
Should you have any questions, you may contact Mr. William C. Reyes at 735-7415 or 7421.