Community presentations can spark important conversations

One of my favorite parts of my job is public speaking. I know that stirs up anxiety and fear in some people, but for me it’s invigorating. Groups are beginning to meet in person again, and I’m enjoying making the rounds to the Senior Summit; Rotary, Kiwanis, Delta Cappa Gamma and Brandeis groups; places of [...]

Understanding the Importance and Benefit of Using Hearing Aids

Q: My husband refuses to wear his hearing aids and it’s driving me crazy. How can I make it easier for both of us when he has trouble hearing me? A: Living with someone who has hearing loss can be challenging. A study published in the International Journal of Audiology states that 80 percent of [...]

Senior Concerns Presents Free Seminar on “How to Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones from Scams and Fraud”

Senior Concerns, as part of its commitment to provide support and education for seniors and family caregivers, will present a virtual seminar titled “How to Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones from Scams and Fraud.” The seminar will be held via Zoom from 3:00-4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. The seminar, presented by Kellie [...]

By |2022-04-11T18:09:28-07:00April 11th, 2022|In the News, Information, News / Events|0 Comments

Senior Concerns’ Westlake Neftin Mazda Love Run Raises Vital Funds for Meals On Wheels

Senior Concerns is proud to present the 28th annual Neftin Westlake Mazda Love Run on Sunday, June 5, 2022 in Westlake Village. This annual event supports Senior Concerns’ Meals On Wheels Program, which helps ensure that homebound seniors do not go without food. Prior to the pandemic, Senior Concerns was delivering 800 meals per week. [...]

By |2022-04-07T13:18:58-07:00April 7th, 2022|In the News, Information, News / Events|0 Comments

Older Adults Pushed Out of Housing

At Senior Concerns, one type of phone call has been steadily increasing in the last few years, older adults calling because they are in danger of losing their housing. Typically, older adults on Social Security have a fixed income that only increases nominally with a cost-of-living increase of a few percent a year. However, rental [...]

Senior Concerns Presents Free Seminar on “What the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging Has to Offer”

Senior Concerns, as part of its commitment to provide support and education for seniors and family caregivers, will present a virtual seminar titled “What the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging Has to Offer.” The seminar will be held via Zoom from 3:00-4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. The Ventura County Area Agency on [...]

By |2022-04-04T17:01:31-07:00April 4th, 2022|In the News, Information, News / Events|0 Comments