Making the Transition from Hospital to Home Easier for Seniors

With grant funding from the Arthur N. Rupe Foundation, Senior Concerns partnered with Los Robles Health System to create From Hospital to Home: A companion notebook for caregivers of people with dementia. The goal of the notebook is to help open the lines of communication between family caregivers and hospital staff, and to help ensure [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:20+00:00July 25th, 2018|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

25th Annual Love Run Breaks Records

Senior Concerns’ 25th Annual Ladin Subaru Love Run, held on June 3, was our best yet – drawing record crowds and raising more than ever before for our Meals On Wheels Program! The event net close to $110,000 which will be utilized to help support Senior Concerns’ Meals On Wheels Program serving Thousand Oaks and [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:20+00:00July 25th, 2018|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Volunteers…We Need You!

Are you looking for a way to give back, help enhance the lives of seniors and family caregivers, and have fun doing it? If so, Senior Concerns needs you! Our more than 500 volunteers are truly the lifeblood of Senior Concerns! We offer a variety of ways in which you can volunteer with Senior Concerns. [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:20+00:00July 25th, 2018|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Senior Concerns Congratulates Volunteers of the Year

“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.”  As part of National Volunteer Recognition Month in April, Senior Concerns took some time to recognize those volunteers who help keep our programs running. Susan Premo was named Meals On Wheels Driver of the Year. Susan drives a weekly route and also serves [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:20+00:00July 25th, 2018|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Senior Concerns is Named 2018 California Nonprofit of the Year!

Senior Concerns was recently named 2018 California Nonprofit of the Year by California Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin. Senior Concerns received a Proclamation which will hang on the wall in our building on Hodencamp Road.    Martha Shapiro, Director of Program Services, Lisa Weaver, Director of Nutrition Services, and Board Member Patricia Jones traveled to Sacramento to [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:20+00:00July 25th, 2018|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Sunday Events Offered at Goebel Center

QUESTION:  In the past the Goebel Center has offered two Sunday afternoon events – the History Comes Alive Series and the Music Comes Alive Series.  Do you know if these programs will be offered this coming season?   ANSWER:  Yes, both of these very popular programs will be available for the 2018-2019 calendar.    History [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:20+00:00July 25th, 2018|Betty Berry's Column|0 Comments

Meditation by kayak

And I call forward an equally memorable time kayaking on the Charles River when I want to relive a great experience. Until I kayaked again on Westlake Lake after a 10-year hiatus, I really had forgotten how physical interaction with nature can nourish my psyche so significantly. In the next few days I will turn [...]

By |2018-09-20T15:45:32+00:00July 19th, 2018|Information, The Other Side of 50|0 Comments