This March 2018, Ontario Society of Senior Citizens Organizations' Board Member, Ghazy Mujahid initiated petition E-1566 to call upon the Government of Canada to appoint a Minister or a Special Advisor on Seniors Affairs to the Prime Minister.
500 electronic signatures need to be received before April 30, 2018 before the petition can be debated in Parliament.
Ghazy’s petition explains that seniors are Canada’s fastest growing cohort and that by 2036, seniors will represent one-quarter of the country’s population yet they are not represented in government. By signing Petition E-1566, you, too, can make a difference.
Support the petition and go to the link and sign:
https://petitions.ourcommon s.ca/en/Petition/Details?Peti tion=e-1566
Then, click on Sign the Petition. After filling in all the required information, click Sign. You will then receive an email to confirm your signature.