Know the laws when using disabled parking

QUESTION: My dad has just gotten his disabled person parking license plate, and I will be doing the driving for him most of the time. I know I can park in the designated parking spaces but have heard there are other locations I also may use. Do you know what those locations are? ANSWER: I [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:30-07:00January 31st, 2017|News|0 Comments

New semester set for lifelong learners

QUESTION: In the past, you have provided information about Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Do you have any information about upcoming classes? ANSWER: Yes, I do. I was just given a copy of the catalog for the early spring semester, which begins Jan. 23. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at CSU Channel Islands serves those who [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:30-07:00January 23rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Doctor’s order is best gift of all

With a yearlong waiting list to enter a skilled-nursing facility for long-term care, my father was placed on palliative care at home recently. While it may not seem so, it was an early Christmas gift for our family. The occupational therapist who had been helping teach my mother and sister how to safely transfer my [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:31-07:00January 5th, 2017|Other Side of 50|0 Comments

Wellness Fest to offer screenings, services and lunch

QUESTION: I am looking for information about a variety of services and wonder if there is a single place where I can start my search. Do you have any suggestions? ANSWER: You are looking for an expo type event where many service providers are gathered together under one roof — and you are in luck [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:31-07:00January 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments