We are a peer group for those over 60. Seniors meet in the community room of the library every Wednesday of the month. From 10:30-11:30 join us for some exercise with the Bone Builders program. Come enjoy a game of dominos from 10:30 – noon. Then at 12:00 enjoy lunch. On the Second Wednesday at 12:30 BINGO for cash. On the Last Wednesday of the month, POKENO. SCRABBLE group Wednesdays at 12:30. The Mission of …Read more
A major issue for many families is providing care for family members with disabilities. This may be a parent caring for an adult child with a disability or adult children caring for an elderly and frail parent. Most families willingly provide whatever assistance is needed by their loved ones. But our systems, and society in general, don’t usually value that care very well.
Every year AARP does a study of family caregivers and the …Read more
Aging in place is the “gold standard” for seniors, at least according to many working in the senior care fields. But, is it really a viable alternative to retirement homes, assisted living, nursing homes and other care options? It is appealing to consider staying in the home you have known and loved for all of your life, but most homes and communities are not designed to provide for the needs of people as they age. …Read more