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WHEN IS INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELDERLY


International Day for the Elderly is celebrated on October 1 every year. The day is celebrated to spread awareness about the importance of senior citizens in our society and to appreciate their contributions. Senior citizens carry a lot of responsibility on their shoulders as leaders of the society. They also carry the traditions, culture of the society and pass on the knowledge to the younger generation.
 
However, older people are also highly vulnerable, with many falling into poverty, facing health issues or discrimination. They also sometimes face abuse, which has a detrimental impact on them.
 
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