Hays County Commissioners Court Proclaims May as Older Americans Month
Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – The Hays County Commissioners Court recognized older Americans as “trailblazers paving the way for future generations” as it proclaimed May as Older Americans Month in Hays County. According to the most recent Census estimates, Hays County is home to more than 24,000 persons who are age 60 or older.
“We acknowledge the value of including and supporting older adults so that they successfully contribute to and benefit from their communities,” the Court said in approving the proclamation. The proclamation also states that Hays County is committed to raising awareness about issues facing older Americans.
Older Americans and caregivers of older Americans can find additional information and resources at http://www.co.hays.tx.us/information-for-older-americans.aspx.
County Judge Bert Cobb, M.D., Precinct 2 Commissioner Mark Jones, Precinct 1 Commissioner Debbie Gonzales Ingalsbe, Hays County Transportation Director Jerry Borcherding, Precinct 4 Commissioner Ray Whisenant and Precinct 3 Commissioner Will Conley celebrate the achievements and assistance that older Americans bring to communities. The Court proclaimed May as Older Americans Month in Hays County.