Calling all local amateur photographers! Entries for the Friendship Center Juried Photographic Show, will be accepted Monday, Jan. 20 from 12:30 - 4 p.m. at the Friendship Center, 1888 Brother Geenen Way, Sarasota.
The show, which is in partnership with Sarasota Camera Club, will run Feb. 7 - March 19 at the Center.
Herald-Tribune writer Barbara Peters Smith asks "if you live long enough to quality to become one of the oldest of the old, what are your chances of enjoying it?" and explores the growing number of studies on longevity. Henrietta Daytz, who volunteers at SFC and Girls Inc. is featured. See story: here
Fox News 4, Fort Myers /Naples, reporter Sara Belsole interviewed Senior Friendship Centers Supportive Aging Services Director Eric Flusche, and visited the Adult Day Care in Lee county for this story on the effects of sequestration on seniors in southwest Florida. Click here for details.
Senior Friendship Centers is requesting competitive bids for Meal Service Contract to begin January 1, 2014.
Get a BID INVITATION here.
DOEA 2013 Manual here.
Senior Friendship Centers is requesting competitive bids for Meal Service Contract to begin January 1, 2014....
One of the challenges caregivers face is understanding when it's time for placement and learning about options. In this edition of Ten Minutes with Paula on blogtalkradio.com, Paula Falk of the Caregivers Resource Center shares part of two of Thinking about Placement. Each week Paula Falk moderates a support group of caregivers dealing with the cha...
The Venice Living Room will host an Open House Monday through Friday from 8:30 - 10:30 AM. Please join us for a Continental Breakfast, free caregiver information and tours of the Living Room and Caregiver Resource Center. Names of every one attending will be entered in the Friday drawing for a "Caring for the Caregiver" basket of goodies. Please pl...
Points caregivers should think about when considering placing their loved one in a facility is the focus of this episode of Ten Minutes with Paula on Blogtalk Radio. Listen here.
Caregiving is one of the greatest challenges and opportunities most of us experience in a lifetime. Each week, Paula Falk moderates a support group of caregivers dealing ...
Over the past four decades, the lives of hundreds of thousands of older adults and their families have been touched by the power of "People Helping People" through Senior Friendship Centers. Volunteerism is at the heart of everything we do. Take a moment to browse this site to learn more Then consider what you can do to help as a ...
Senior Friendship Centers Board member Bob Harris is the special guest for this episode of Ten Minutes with Paula on Blogtalk Radio. Bob is very candid about the story of his own health challenges while being a caregiver for his wife.
He shares his own experience caregiving for his wife, emphasizing the need for self-care throughout the caregiving...
Senior Friendship Centers are partnering with the Institute for the Ages to weigh in on a new tool for coordinating, tracking the care you give to loved ones. GE-Intel Care Innovations(™) has developed Connect Caregiver, an easy-to-use, secure suite of online tools that help caregivers work together to confidently manage a l...
Grandparents and their grandchildren are discovering Sarasota on the Wild Side this week through the Road Scholar program at Senior Friendship Centers. ABC 7 Reporter Linda Carson joined the group on their visit to Mote Marine Aquarium. See story here.
For more information on the Road Scholar program at Seniro Friendship Centers, call Lynne Anast...
Some programs are forced to make do with less follwoing automatic spending reductions. See story in the Fort Myers News Press here.
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