Do research when choosing retirement community

QUESTION: I am retired, living alone and thinking about moving to some type of congregate living. I am looking for information on types of facilities and what accommodations are offered. Any suggestions? ANSWER: You will find that these type of facilities are referred to as retirement facilities, retirement communities, independent living, congregate living and continuing-care residential communities. No matter [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:29+00:00March 21st, 2017|Betty Berry's Column, Information|0 Comments

Conejo Valley Village moves forward with meeting

QUESTION: In the past year, I have attended several meetings about the proposed Conejo Valley Village program. Can you provide any information about where that project stands? ANSWER: Yes, I can. I have just been given information about the next meeting, which will be a membership and volunteering event scheduled from 3-5 p.m. Monday at the Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:30+00:00March 7th, 2017|Betty Berry's Column, Information|0 Comments

Senior Concerns Presents Free Seminar on Having Conversations about End-of-Life Planning

Senior Concerns, as part of its commitment to provide support for family caregivers of aging loved ones, will present a community seminar titled “Consider the Conversation” on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Senior Concerns, 401 Hodencamp Road, Thousand Oaks. This informative seminar, led by Lanyard K. Dial, M.D., President, Chief Executive Officer and [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:30+00:00March 3rd, 2017|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments