Senior Citizen


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Senior Citizen

A person over a certain age, usually 55 or 65. Senior citizens are often entitled to discounts for certain entertainment services like restaurants and cinemas. Very often, a senior citizen collects a retirement annuity from the government and/or a private plan. See also: Pensioner, Medicare, Social Security.
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Domagoso urged the PWDs and senior citizens to perform their jobs well and not waste the employment opportunity the fast-food chain has given them.
'We have to take into account factors such as inflation in reviewing the social pension of our senior citizens,' said Angara, while adding that the coverage of the program can also be expanded further to include those who are receiving below basic pension.
A senior official of the social welfare department, when contacted for comments, said that estimated cost for making senior citizen cards was in hundreds of millions while the available budget with the department was just Rs10 million.
The Federal National Council recently approved a draft federal law related to senior citizens,
The council will also establish senior citizens' lodging establishments and homes for their physical, mental, emotional, social and economic well-being.
being responsible, a social organization has been studying the feelings of elderly persons from inception and searching the right opportunity to explore talents of senior citizens.
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By deciding on a target market as narrow but far-reaching as active senior citizens looking for an outdoor social, educational, and recreational experience, a marketing strategy naturally follows.
While senior citizens are often seen as victims, they can be the perpetrators of crimes as well.
Several solutions to the unemployment problem faced by people with disabilities and senior citizens have been suggested.
Sample letters are provided for soliciting the participation of employers, resource agencies, people with disabilities, and senior citizens.
Senator Juan Edgardo "Sonny" Angara on Tuesday welcomed the signing into law creating a National Commission of Senior Citizens (NCSC) saying it was high-time that a national government agency dedicated to the needs of senior citizens would provide them the VIP treatment.

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