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FSL works with city to make homes safer

FSL works with city to make homes safer

North Central Phoenix-based Foundation for Senior Living (FSL) has been contracted by the city of Phoenix to perform Healthy Homes Whole..

Duet hosts various support groups

Duet hosts various support groups

Family members and friends who provide care to a loved one often think of themselves as daughters, husbands, partners, and friends—not..

Youth/seniors join in on spring break

Youth/seniors join in on spring break

A unique program sponsored by the city of Phoenix pairs youth ages 13-17 in the Sunnyslope area with senior citizens at the Sunnyslope..

‘Master’ the aging process

‘Master’ the aging process

The Area Agency on Aging has partnered with the National Council on Aging to present The Aging Mastery Program, a 10-week series of classes..

Workshop on wills, bequests

Workshop on wills, bequests

Learn about the importance and legal aspects of having a will by attending a free-of-charge presentation offered by the Duet Professional..

Free programs look at nutrition, fraud

Free programs look at nutrition, fraud

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

Square dances for all levels

Square dances for all levels

Singles, couples and those who just want to dance are invited to check out the Swinging Stars Square Dance Club, presented by the Arizona..

Open house, health fair at Sunnyslope center

Open house, health fair at Sunnyslope center

The Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E. Vogel Ave., hosts an Open House & Health Fair 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14. The Health Fair..

Free tax help for seniors

Free tax help for seniors

AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program offers free tax filing help for qualifying seniors, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays through April 13 at the..

Free program and site tours on Feb. 9

Free program and site tours on Feb. 9

Daniel Nunez, MSW, director of Elder Care at Jackson White Attorneys at Law, will present a free one-hour program with information about..

Free classes for the public at Beatitudes

Free classes for the public at Beatitudes

Members of the public are invited to attend free and informative presentations this month in the Everett Luther Life Center at the..

New alert system for seniors who wander

New alert system for seniors who wander

When a senior living with Alzheimer’s wanders, it causes immediate panic and concern for family caregivers. Unfortunately, nearly half of..

Assisted living center has new med tracker

Assisted living center has new med tracker

Phoenix-based luxury assisted living provider, Paradise Living Centers, has installed a state-of-the-art Electronic Medication..

‘Life Reimagined’ workshops from AARP

‘Life Reimagined’ workshops from AARP

AARP’s “Life Reimagined” workshop points you in the right direction with small, simple steps that lead to exciting new possibilities..

‘A Matter of Balance’ class starts in Jan.

‘A Matter of Balance’ class starts in Jan.

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. HonorHealth will present “A Matter of Balance,” an..

PIMC helps with Medicare enrollment

PIMC helps with Medicare enrollment

Open enrollment in Medicare is happening now until Dec. 7, which you probably already know based on the increased number of commercials on..

New signage at Shadow Mountain center

New signage at Shadow Mountain center

Shadow Mountain Senior Center, 3546 E. Sweetwater Ave., last month celebrated its new building signage, donated by Valley business..

Holiday parties at city senior center

Holiday parties at city senior center

Seniors who possess a city recreation card are invited to attend two holiday events this month at the Sunnyslope Senior Center, 802 E...

New program helps older adults, caregivers

New program helps older adults, caregivers

The Area Agency on Aging has launched a new program to help older adults and their caregivers explore options, formulate a plan and..

Music helps bring generations together

Music helps bring generations together

Around the country in assisted living facilities, nursing homes, and senior day programs, elders are bonding with babies and toddlers..

Gaining guardianship of your grandchild

Gaining guardianship of your grandchild

Grandparents and other relatives who care for children often face legal issues, whether it’s dealing with custody or guardianship, or..

Two free programs geared to seniors

Two free programs geared to seniors

The public is invited to a series of free information sessions held at Aldersgate UMC, 3530 N. 32nd St. “Fall Prevention” IS..

Brokers can show all Medicare options

Brokers can show all Medicare options

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

FSL hosts daylong caregivers retreat

FSL hosts daylong caregivers retreat

In honor of National Family Caregiver Month, Foundation for Senior Living (FSL) hosts its second annual Resource & Relaxation Retreat..

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