Protecting yourself while online shopping

QUESTION: Its more difficult these days for me to go shopping in stores and I am thinking I would like to start online shopping. How can I protect myself from fraud? ANSWER: It is important to pay attention when online shopping to make sure you are not only protecting yourself against fraud, but also that [...]

By |2019-12-09T16:45:17-08:00December 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Transforming Your Relationship with Food Seminar

Senior Concerns, as part of its commitment to provide support for seniors, will present a community seminar titled “Transforming Your Relationship With Food,” on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 4:00-5:30 p.m. at Senior Concerns, 401 Hodencamp Road, Thousand Oaks. This informative seminar, led by Eileen Gold, owner/administrator of Paraclete Eldercare Planning, Training, Consultation and Management Services, [...]

By |2019-12-10T19:38:36-08:00December 10th, 2019|News|0 Comments

It makes sense that seniors need to be counted in 2020 census

I recently attended a presentation by a partnership specialist for the Los Angeles Regional Census Center. She met with a group of nonprofits to explain details of the upcoming 2020 Census and to express the importance of each household completing the census. According to AARP, older Americans have been more likely than other age groups [...]

By |2019-12-19T16:24:48-08:00December 5th, 2019|Other Side of 50|0 Comments

Can lifestyle affect memory?

QUESTION: I keep hearing that our lifestyle can affect our memory. Can diet and exercise really help our memory and prevent dementia? ANSWER: I wish I had the perfect answer that by changing your diet and exercising more you could prevent dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease. Unfortunately, we still have no sure way to prevent or [...]

By |2019-12-04T23:42:56-08:00December 4th, 2019|News|0 Comments