Older Americans Month

May 26th, 2016

old-peopleOlder Americans Month

Since 1963, May has been a month to recognize older adults for their contributions and provide them with information
to help them stay healthy and active.

National Senior Health & Fitness Day

May 26th, 2016

May 25 National Senior Health & Fitness Day

National Senior Health & Fitness Day, held on the last Wednesday in May, is the largest promotion event for older
adults. It helps promote the importance of physical activity for seniors. More than 1,000 local organizations and
100,000+ older adults will participate in local events across the countryElder class Elder exercise

National Social Workers Month!

March 15th, 2013

It’s National Social Workers month!
I want to give a big SHOUT OUT to all the Social Workers and Case Managers of Tucson! Your job often goes unrecognized and I want to thank you all so much for being the, often silent, advocates for our elderly and sick in need. Every one of you are special and valuable. THANK YOU!

Heather McShea

Adobe Home Health Care, Inc.


Upcoming Observance Days to Note

November 10th, 2011
  • November 10 – World Immunization Day
  • November 12 – World Pneumonia Day: Helps to bring this health crisis to the public’s attention and encourages policy makers and grassroots organizers alike to combat the disease.
  • November 13 – World Kindness Day: Practice random acts of kindness!
  • November 14 – World Diabetes Day: A campaign that features a new theme chosen by the International Diabetes Federation each year to address issues facing the global diabetes community.
  • November 20 – International Osteoporosis Day: To increase the early detection of osteoporosis.
  • November 21 – World Hello Day: The objective is to say hello to ten people on the day.
  • December 1 – World AIDS Day: To help boost recognition, prevention and education. The entire month of December is AIDS Awareness Month.