Seminar aims to help ease ups, downs of caregivers

Caregiving can be a richly rewarding experience that can provide a sense of purpose and meaning. However, as an unplanned necessity in which we are forced to improvise, out-of-pocket costs, burnout and resentment can wreak havoc on our lives, said Senior Concerns President Andrea Gallagher. "When we have to act in crisis, we focus on [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:46:05+00:00January 26th, 2013|In the News|0 Comments

Emotions will factor into February Senior Concerns caregiving sessions

Q: What will Senior Concerns' February caregiving seminar have in store? A: "The Emotional Ups and Downs of Caregiving" will take place from 4:30-6 p.m. Feb. 12. The session will review techniques for caregivers to care for themselves emotionally. The speaker will be Felice Urban, a licensed clinical social worker. She will answer questions such [...]

By |2015-12-30T22:24:24+00:00January 22nd, 2013|Betty Berry's Column|0 Comments

LOVE RUN 2013 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

We are excited to announce registration for Love Run 2013 5K/10K/1 Mile is officially open!  Put on your running shoes and help run out senior hunger!  All of the proceeds from Love Run go directly to Meals On Wheels in our own community! DATE:  Sunday, June 2, 2013 LOCATION:  Westlake Village, CA Click HERE to visit [...]

By |2015-12-03T00:52:33+00:00January 18th, 2013|In the News|0 Comments

You can take simple steps to help avoid being a victim of identity theft

Q: What is identity theft and how does it happen? A: Identity theft occurs when someone obtains personal information about you and uses it as if it were his or her own. With such information as your Social Security number, credit card numbers and bank account numbers, someone can open additional credit card accounts, withdraw [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:46:05+00:00January 8th, 2013|Betty Berry's Column|0 Comments

Support Senior Concerns While Grocery Shopping!

Senior Concerns is now part of the Ralphs Community Rewards Program!  You can help support the important programs at Senior Concerns just by registering your Ralphs card, choosing Senior Concerns as your designated community program, and grocery shopping!  There is no extra cost to you, and our seniors will be forever grateful!  It’s easy to [...]

By |2015-12-03T00:52:33+00:00January 4th, 2013|In the News|0 Comments