Attention 100-Year-Old Somerset County Residents!
Somerset County to hold celebration for anyone turning 100 this year at the Senior Wellness Center in Basking Ridge.
In preparation for Older Americans Month, the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders is looking to identify residents who are, or will be becoming centenarians this year. The deadline for submitting the names of 100-year-old Somerset County residents is this Friday, March 15.
“We are asking people to help us by submitting the names of Somerset County centenarians to the Office on Aging and Disability Services,” said Freeholder Deputy Director Patrick Scaglione, countyHuman Services liaison. “It is our privilege to honor these residents who have experienced so much and who have contributed greatly to their communities.”
A special celebration to honor the centenarians will be held Wednesday, May 8, at the Senior Wellness Center in Basking Ridge.
Completed forms may be faxed to 908-595-0194 or mailed to the attention of Kelly Finnegan, Somerset County Office on Aging and Disability Services, P.O. Box 3000, Somerville, 08876.
The Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders participates each year in the nationwide celebration of Older Americans Month. Established in 1963, Older Americans Month recognizes the contributions of individuals age 60 and above who enrich and strengthen our nation’s communities.
The Nomination Form is online.