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Movement, dance program in May

Movement, dance program in May

The May Memory Café will feature a special interactive dance program at Beth El Congregation, 1118 W. Glendale Ave., on Thursday, May 3,..

Couple honored for providing holy services

Couple honored for providing holy services

In 1981, Hannah Adelman and her husband, Phil, moved from Cleveland to Phoenix so that Hannah could serve as the principle of Temple Beth..

Become a facilitator for caregiver series

Become a facilitator for caregiver series

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging has launched its “Finding Meaning and Hope” video discussion series, in partnership with Pauline..

Affordable living at senior care home

Affordable living at senior care home

BridgeWater Assisted Living recently opened its second location in the Valley where income qualified seniors can receive significant rent..

Memory Café hosts The Sunshine Singers

Memory Café hosts The Sunshine Singers

Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s April Memory Café will feature an interactive sing-along with the JFCS Senior Chorus,..

Free help for caregivers

Free help for caregivers

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging, a Phoenix area nonprofit, is launching its “Finding Meaning and Hope” video discussion series,..

Shalom Home fills a gap in senior care

Shalom Home fills a gap in senior care

A new senior living home with a focus on kosher living and environmental awareness has opened in central Phoenix near one of the city’s..

Fun events for spring at center

Fun events for spring at center

The Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave., hosts several free programs this month. Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day festivities a day early,..

Flood doesn’t let age slow her down-much

Flood doesn’t let age slow her down-much

At age 90, Dorothy Flood is older than many of the antiques she sells. Currently, she keeps a booth at Antiques on Central, located in the..

Free tax prep for low-income seniors

Free tax prep for low-income seniors

AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program offers free tax filing help for qualifying seniors age 50 and older, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, Feb...

Free programs look at nutrition, pain

Free programs look at nutrition, pain

The Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave., hosts several free programs this month on a variety of tops. Learn how to manage your..

Memory Café hosts visual artist

Memory Café hosts visual artist

Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s March Memory Café will feature visual artist, Tessa Windt, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday,..

Support group for senior hoarders

Support group for senior hoarders

Registration is open for Area Agency on Aging hoarding therapy groups for Maricopa County residents 60 and older challenged by compulsive..

‘A Matter of Balance’ class starts in January

‘A Matter of Balance’ class starts in January

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. “A Matter of Balance” is an award-winning program..

Senior women need to plan more for future

Senior women need to plan more for future

The trends are clear: as women age the odds are they will be living alone, largely because of either divorce or widowhood. What may be less..

Drumming featured at memory support group

Drumming featured at memory support group

Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s December Memory Café will feature Keith Johnson, a well-known drumming artist, who will lead..

Senior care office in Central Phoenix

Senior care office in Central Phoenix

Kelly Cornelius earlier this year committed herself to helping area seniors as the new owner of the Home Instead Senior Care office serving..

Duet moves office, begins fundraising

Duet moves office, begins fundraising

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging—a 36-year-old Phoenix area nonprofit that promotes health and well-being through vitally needed..

Brokers can show all Medicare options

Brokers can show all Medicare options

Medicare Open enrollment starts Oct. 15 and runs through Dec. 7. If you miss the Open Enrollment deadline, you will likely have to wait a..

Alzheimer’s Support Group open to public

Alzheimer’s Support Group open to public

Fellowship Square Phoenix has launched a new program to not only aid its residents, but the surrounding community as well. The new..

Preparing to care for a loved one

Preparing to care for a loved one

Living Streams Church, 7000 N. Central Ave., hosts a new monthly Dementia Care Education course, which will offer attendees information on..

Memory Café offers socializing, support

Memory Café offers socializing, support

Jewish Family & Children’s Service hosts a series of monthly Memory Cafés for those with memory loss and their care partners. The..

Family Caregiver Open House Nov. 4

Family Caregiver Open House Nov. 4

Foundation for Senior Living (FSL) hosts a day for caregivers, who are typically unpaid for their service, to learn about community..

Caregivers Symposium set for Nov. 2 at Duet

Caregivers Symposium set for Nov. 2 at Duet

November is National Family Caregivers Month, and on Nov. 2, Duet: Partners In Health & Aging will host its second Family Caregiver..

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