Seniors

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Orange County Board of Supervisors Approve Technology Services for Older Adults On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, the Orange County Board of Supervisors approved over $2.4 million to provide iPads for older adults and help bridge the digital divide. Data plans, training, technology support, and a subscription to an online platform …continue reading

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On July 14, the Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) will host Preserving Dignity – a collaborative Giving Day aiming to raise $100,000 for seven nonprofits serving older adults in need throughout Orange County. The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the lives of millions of Americans, especially the elderly. In Orange County, there …continue reading

Cottie Petrie-Norris

The State Assembly has passed legislation to expand access to community-based care for medically frail seniors. The Program for All-Inclusive Care (PACE) provides medical and dental care, meal assistance, transportation services, family caregiver respite, physical therapy and socialization activities that enable seniors to age in the comfort of their own …continue reading

featured graphic for Cypress city news during COVID-19. Background photo by C.E.H. Wiedel. Seal of the City of Cypress courtesy of the City of Cypress.

The City of Cypress is requesting proposals from qualified vendors to provide both taxi voucher and nutrition taxi services for Cypress seniors. These programs are operated by the City in conjunction with the County’s Senior Mobility Program. The Cypress Recreation & Community Services Department offers a Senior Transportation Program, providing …continue reading

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Da’ Hawaii Seniors Club (DHSC) was founded in 1998 as a non-profit social club where former residents of Hawaii, residents of Cerritos, and residents of other cities who were interested in Hawaiian culture could meet bi-monthly. The late Bennie Cabalona served as the club’s first President, and Fely Fagaragan was …continue reading