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Seniors Want to Keep Learning

QUESTION:  Each year about this time Osher Lifelong Learning Institute offers a single lecture series.  Do you know if that will be offered again this year?   Answer:  Yes it will.  The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute known as OLLI will offer the Summer 2019 Taste of OLLI: Single Lecture Series starting Tuesday June 11 and [...]

By |2019-07-03T15:34:53+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Betty Berry's Column, Information|0 Comments

Ladin Subaru and Subaru of America Contribution Provides Invaluable Support to Seniors and Family Caregivers

As a result of Subaru’s recent Share the Love Campaign, Ladin Subaru in Thousand Oaks and Subaru of America have partnered to provide a grant of $56,875 to Senior Concerns to help support the organization’s programs for seniors and family caregivers. The generous donation will provide invaluable funding for Senior Concerns’ Adult Day Program, Meals [...]

By |2019-04-15T18:12:25+00:00April 15th, 2019|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Workshop on dementia offered

Senior Concerns will present a workshop titled “Dealing With Dementia” from 1 to 5 p.m. Tues., April 23 at Senior Concerns, 401 Hodencamp Road, Thousand Oaks. The workshop will provide effective strategies for dealing with dementia behaviors and providing care for loved ones. The workshop was developed by the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving. “The [...]

By |2019-04-11T15:05:20+00:00April 4th, 2019|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Stressless ‘CHAIRity’ promotion raises funds for organizations across the US

Beginning November 21, Ekornes Inc. will offer Stressless® customers a discount of $200 on select furniture with a $50 donation to a charity of their choice. Ekornes, Norwegian maker of ergonomic Stressless recliners, sofas and dining furniture, has been offering this seasonal ‘CHAIRity’ promotion since 2007, which is available at dealers nationwide. Through its national [...]

By |2018-12-13T16:32:23+00:00December 6th, 2018|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

George, Patricia Jones are honored guests at gala affair

Senior Concerns of Thousand Oaks celebrated its 33rd annual Ultimate Dining fundraiser Sept. 15 by honoring two of the Conejo Valley’s best-known philanthropists, George and Patricia Jones. The organization named the T.O. couple Philanthropists of the Year in front of the over 400 guests who attended Saturday’s gala affair at the Hyatt Regency Westlake. George [...]

By |2018-09-20T17:45:16+00:00September 20th, 2018|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Special event to support a local nonprofit

QUESTION:  I have just returned to the Conejo Valley and am trying to get caught up on activities that take place in the community.  If I remember correctly every August or September Senior Concerns had a function – the Ultimate Dining Experience.  Does that event still take place?   ANSWER:  Yes, the Ultimate Dining Experience [...]

By |2018-09-20T17:00:26+00:00August 29th, 2018|Betty Berry's Column, Information|0 Comments

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