A celebration was held at the Kaithady Elders Home (Shanthi Nilayam) on 1 October 2010 to mark the International Elders Day. Hon. Governor, Northern Province, GA Chandrasiri was the Chief Guest at the function.
Items were staged for the enjoyments of the Elders by students of J/Chavakachcheri Roman Catholic Tamil Mixed School and the J/Kaithady Sethukawalar vidyalayam.
Mr.S.Rangarajah, Secretary to the Hon. Governor, Northern Province, Mrs. P Sivalingam, Regional Commissioner, Jaffna, Mr.Umakanthan, Deputy Chief Secretary - Planning, Mr.K.Sivagaran, Provincial Director, Department of Social Service, Northern Province and officials of the Kaithady Elders Home were present at this event.