Seniors

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

featured graphic for Da' Hawai'i Seniors Club during COVID-19

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

featured graphic for the City of Long Beach during COVID-19

After beginning vaccine clinics Monday, Jan. 11, for healthcare workers, the Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services (Health Department) will build the next phase of vaccine clinics to serve older adults. Former Long Beach Mayor Beverly O’Neill, who is 90 years old, will participate in the first vaccine …continue reading

featured graphic for Orange County Health Care Agency during COVID-19

County Health Officer Dr. Clayton Chau today announced that all Orange County (OC) residents ages 65 and older are now eligible to be vaccinated against COVID-19. “I reached this decision after carefully reviewing case, hospitalization/intensive care unit (ICU), and mortality data related to older adults and noting the especially concerning …continue reading

On December 22, members of the Woman’s Club of Cypress met outside the Cypress Senior Center in anticipation of delivering Holiday Kindness Bags to twenty-seven homebound seniors in the city of Cypress. Bags filled with items the seniors were hoping for, as well as filled Christmas stockings, made the parking …continue reading

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), LeadingAge, Argentum and the American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA) released a joint statement regarding distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine: “Since the start of the pandemic, heroic caregivers in long-term care and senior living communities have done everything in …continue reading