Corporate Body established in 1985 and governed by the Senior Citizens Council Act 1995 as amended on 06 July 2011 and operates under the aegis of the Ministry of Social Integration, Social Security and National Solidarity (MSS).
The Vision of the Senior Citizens Council is to encourage our senior citizens to lead an active and healthy life in dignity and in full enjoyment of their rights and independence.
To promote the well- being and social integration of senior citizens.
MEMBERSHIP / AFFILIATION
In accordance with the Senior Citizens Act, membership to the Council is opened to any voluntary organisation catering for senior citizens aged 55 and above and registered with the Registrar of Associations. As at October 2019, some 796 Senior Citizens Associations in Mauritius and 68 Senior Citizens Associations in Rodrigues (making a total of 864) grouping some 105,197 Members were affiliated to the Council.
News & Events
International Day For Older Persons 2020
Regional Activities – ½ Day Seminar(See more details …)
[Election of members to the Executive Committee of the Senior Citizens Council for the period 2020-2022]
Following the election held on Saturday 22 August 2020, hereunder is the results of candidates duly elected in the respective district: (See more details …)