6 People to Question During an Assisted Living Tour
When searching for senior living, how can you tell who is really looking out for your loved one? Here are 6 people to question during your tours.
Need Help Paying for Assisted Living? Follow These 5 Tips
Caregivers are often concerned about paying for assisted living. Here are 5 tips to help lessen the financial burden and ensure your loved one is well cared for
How to Help Senior Citizens
As people grow older, they find that they are no longer able to do the physical tasks that they were once able to do with ease. Many senior citizens require assistance with everyday tasks and will need help with getting around and getting...
How to Start a Residential Program
This workshop will give you an overview of how to start your very own residential program. You will learn about the different types of residential programs, zoning, licensing, permins, documentation needed, funding, and more!
Memory Care: Assisted Living & Long Term Care for Memory Loss
Memory care facilities provide long term care for memory loss patients. See tips for when assisted living is needed & how to pay for a residential care facility.
What Do Naperville Senior Center Members Eat For Lunch?
We take healthy nutrition very seriously at Naperville Senior Center. Our Members are fed healthy, nutritious food that tastes great! Here's why it is important.
What Local Senior Centers Can Mean to Our Senior Loved Ones
Many seniors find themselves isolated and bored when they live alone or miss interacting with their peers. A local senior center can fill that gap in their lives and provide other services, giving seniors a change of scenery and family caregivers a chance for a break or to attend to their own needs.
What’s Your Senior Center’s Brand?
Apparently, there’s a movement afoot to rebrand senior centers with hip, new names. In a rare, no-subscription-required Wall Street Journal piece, Jennifer Levitz covers this phenomenon . In one example, Rochester Senior Center is becoming known as “125 Live”. But reviews from the residents are mixed, to say the least. There are some pretty funny quotations in the article. What do you think? Do you want (or do you already have) a “cool” brand for your senior center?
10 Steps for Sustainable Growth for Senior Centers
Senior centers can use social capital to effect policy change to create sustained growth. This webinar will present some practical steps centers can take including being counted, sharing evidence-based practices, diversifying funding plans, having strength in numbers, using advocacy, having a broad (not
2019 Senior Center Month Program Guide
Explore this free guide for senior center programming ideas during 2019 National Senior Center Month.
Why We Need to Get Rid of Senior Centers
Traditional senior centers are stifling, stodgy and just for old people. Thankfully, there's a growing movement to make the relics multigenerational.
Support Senior Center by supporting United Way
Help us help United Way. The Plainview Area United Way campaign has begun, so let's show the United Way team that the Senior Citizens Center says thanks for allowing us to make the United Way cut! The center is one of the local agencies that is funded by donations given by local individuals. We need your support during this campaign, seniors. I encourage everyone to donate to this worthy cause. Donation cards are available at the center. By the way, all the money…
See what the Senior Center is like as it turns 40
The building, which most of us refer to as the “Old Armory,” is buzzing with a variety of activities.
Senior Center plans pancake breakfast for Oct. 13
The Bemidji Senior Activity Center’s monthly Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser is 8 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 216 Third St. NW. The “Best Pancakes in Town” are $5 for adults and $2.50 for children. The meal includes juice, coffee and two sausages in addition to the pancakes. The Senior Creations...
Bagley Senior Center to hold Medicare 101 class
BAGLEY -- An informational class about Medicare plans will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Monday, July 15, at Bagley Senior Center, 26 Main Ave. N. Senior LinkAge Line will provide a complete overview of Medicare, including what is covered under Parts A and B, enrollment guidelines, Minnesota options, Advantage...
SSBG Cuts: 5 Tips for Senior Center Advocacy
Senior centers nationwide are facing budget cuts. Here are five strategies to help you create an advocacy campaign to show the value of your center.
Marc's tip at School House Senior Center
Great place for seniors. Lots of activities, something to do every day. The staff is very helpful and caring.
Senior Center Trivia Night: April 20
RSVP in person at the Senior Center, and be one of 100 lucky seniors to have free dinner followed by trivia withTrivWorks!Read for more information
Senior Center installs air conditioners before annual members' meeting
Just as the temperatures begin to drop, the Emporia Senior Center installed a much needed heating, ventilation and air conditioning system.