Solving the Aging Puzzle Program Series – Having “The Talk” with Aging Loved Ones

Solving the Aging Puzzle Program Series – Sponsored by Conejo Valley Senior Resources, Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce and Senior Concerns Be Informed… Come and Learn from the Experts on Getting ready for “The Talk”, Easing the anxiety for you and your loved one, Getting the results you want from the conversation and the “Secret [...]

By |October 23rd, 2013|In the News|0 Comments

Senior Concerns to Offer Free Memory Screenings

Senior Concerns will present free Memory Screenings on Saturday, November 16 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. as part of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s (AFA) National Memory Screening Day. Senior Concerns is located at 401 Hodencamp Road in Thousand Oaks. Reservations are required and may be made by calling (805) 497-0189. Light refreshments will [...]

By |October 23rd, 2013|In the News|0 Comments

Senior Concerns Presents Seminar on Having “The Talk” With Aging Loved Ones on Tuesday, November 5th

Senior Concerns will present a free program titled “Having The Talk With Aging Loved Ones” on Tuesday, November 5 from 4:30 - 6 p.m. as part of their Caregiver University series. This informative seminar will be presented by Esther C. Bleuel, Tough Talk Couch, and Andrea Gallagher, President of Senior Concerns. The program will be [...]

By |October 22nd, 2013|In the News|0 Comments

More than 70 charities to benefit from Thousand Oaks Street Fair

Hospice of the Conejo, Senior Concerns and Rotary’s global polio eradication project are among more than 70 charities that stand to benefit from the Thousand Oaks Street Fair, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Thousand Oaks. “The entire club shows up to work this event because we see the good it does for the community [...]

By |October 17th, 2013|In the News|0 Comments

Senior Concerns Recognized as One of the Top Regional Philanthropies

Senior Concerns has been recognized as one of the top regional philanthropies worth knowing in C-Suite Quarterly (CSQ) Magazine’s Fall 2013 Philanthropy Issue. Only 100 nonprofits from throughout Los Angeles and Ventura counties were recognized. Senior Concerns is listed as one of the top “Social Causes” in the community. “We are absolutely thrilled with this [...]

By |October 17th, 2013|In the News|0 Comments

Boomer Bootcamp to Provide the Tools You Need

As the baby boomer generation ages, they are experiencing more change than any generation before them. Yet, most boomers are not prepared for their futures. 51% of all boomers are not prepared for job loss; 55% do have not wills; 66% will have to provide eldercare to a family member; 42% do not have plans [...]

By |October 17th, 2013|In the News|0 Comments

Boomer Bootcamp gives tools for our future

How do we manage the impact aging boomers will have on society? How do we care for our aging parents? What’s the best way to deal with life’s challenges? If only we were having active conversations about these topics. Why? Because we need to be having this dialogue now if we are to uncover how [...]

By |October 17th, 2013|The Other Side of 50|0 Comments

New partnership will help grandparents raising grandchildren

Q: I am responsible for raising my two grandchildren. I have questions that are very different from the usual ones seniors have. I am looking for a network to provide answers I can’t seem to get. Can you provide a contact? A: Your situation is not unusual. Recent statistics show many seniors are finding themselves [...]

By |October 15th, 2013|Betty Berry's Column|0 Comments

New partnership will help grandparents raising grandchildren

Q: I am responsible for raising my two grandchildren. I have questions that are very different from the usual ones seniors have. I am looking for a network to provide answers I can’t seem to get. Can you provide a contact? A: Your situation is not unusual. Recent statistics show many seniors are finding themselves [...]

By |October 15th, 2013|Betty Berry's Column|0 Comments

Workshop to offer tips for caregivers

The Simi Valley Senior Center will host “A Caregiver’s Guide” from 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at 3900 Avenida Simi. Participants will learn how to care for themselves as they care for others. Andrea Gallagher, president of Senior Concerns, will lead the workshop. Call 583-6363 for more information. More ...

By |October 15th, 2013|In the News|0 Comments