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WHEREAS, since 1967, a week in May has been designated as a time to remember the role of skilled nursing care in assisting seniors and individuals with disabilities everyday; and

WHEREAS, skilled nursing care centers throughout the Silver State will celebrate this week of recognition with the theme, ‘Celebrating Life’s Stories;’ and

WHEREAS, this week is an opportunity for Nevadans to visit a loved one, family member or friend residing in any care setting and offer a kind word, a personal touch, and spend time participating in activities to unite those from all walks of life in need of our continuing love and support; and

WHEREAS, Nevada Skilled Nursing Care Week is a time to honor our vulnerable citizens who receive care and the dedicated ones giving care;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  the week of May 13 - 19, 2018 as



 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske and Wayne Thorley