21st Annual National Hug Holiday Week

May 2-8, 2004

The purpose of this annual celebration is to raise awareness and enhance the quality of life for the elderly in senior and long-term care facilities.National Hug Holiday Week kicks-off the recognition of Older Americans Month and National Nursing Home Week. We invite senior and long-term care facilities across the country to register as an Official Hug Holiday Celebration site.  Businesses, churches, schools, clubs, professional and service organizations are invited to get involved and support this vital movement.   Throughout the year, volunteers of all ages
are needed at adult day care centers, senior
care and residential communities.  Individuals, families and groups welcome!