Senior citizens

A Matter of Balance- Dublin

2017-03-17T12:07:40+00:00 March 17th, 2017|

Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley, (SSPTV)  will present A Matter of Balance in April 2017 in Dublin.  Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities.  A Matter of Balance is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.  The program emphasizes practical strategies to manage falls.  Classes are

Register Those In Need Of Health Services!

2017-02-10T21:20:53+00:00 February 10th, 2017|

Axis Community Health is the nonprofit health center in the Tri-Valley for low-income and uninsured residents. Volunteers are needed to assist patients to enroll in our new Patient Portal. Volunteers will fill shifts at one of the three medical locations in Pleasanton - 5925 W Las Positas Blvd #100 and   Livermore -3311 Pacific Ave and 4361

Dublin Pride Volunteer Day

2017-02-10T20:28:15+00:00 February 10th, 2017|

Volunteers are needed to help with senior assistance, school, non-profit and park beautification, and creek clean-up projects.  After registration and continental breakfast, volunteers will be given project instructions and then head out to their sites.  After your assignment is complete, usually by noon, all volunteers are invited to return for a hot dog barbecue hosted

Quilts Of Valor

2017-02-10T19:50:38+00:00 February 10th, 2017|

Quilts for veterans is giving love, one quilt at a time. The group makes quilts together and even offers a free session of instruction and materials. For more info, go to www.amadorvalleyquilters.org/quilts-of-valor When: Mondays, 10:30 Am - 3:30 Pm Where: Veterans Memorial Building, Livermore Contact: email bschwegerle or call (510) 793-7583,

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, CANHR

2017-01-23T09:26:25+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|

This California statewide State Bar-certified referral service specializes in elder issues. CANHRS's Lawyer Referral Service, (LRS) staff is available to speak with caller to determine the nature of the legal problem and, when appropriate, to refer the caller to an attorney. The confidential interview takes 10 -15 minutes and includes questions to determine the nature

Eden Garden Project

2017-01-20T10:36:16+00:00 January 20th, 2017|

Opportunities to provide fresh, organic seasonal produce grown on CrossWinds' Freisman Road property.    Volunteer opportunities  include planting seedlings, prepping to build: new beds, fencing, a greenhouse and lay irrigation and electrical.   No skill required.  The community is invited to help.  For more info check out our website at  www.crosswindschurch.org/garden Where: Freisman Road, Crosswinds

Hearts in Harmony Chorus, a community chorus, seek members

2017-01-06T08:52:33+00:00 January 6th, 2017|

Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley, SSPTV and Hearts in Harmony are sponsoring a community chorus that focuses on providing a social and comfortable environment for seniors to share in the gift of music through singing.  Although the focus is on seniors with dementia and their caregivers, no senior will be turned away.  All Seniors

Counseling (Support and One on One) for Older Adults

2016-11-02T09:46:29+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County offers support groups and one on one counseling for older adults in North Oakland.   Pre-registration is required and the group size is limited to 8 participants.  Services are provided by counselors in training supervised by licensed therapists. There is a sliding scale fee based on income; no one

Eldercare Locator

2016-08-26T09:16:32+00:00 August 26th, 2016|

The Eldercare Locator, a public service of the Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with information on senior services. Website: www.eldercare.org Phone: 1-800-677-1116

Medication Safety Program, (MSP) – Senior Support Program

2016-06-20T09:06:02+00:00 June 20th, 2016|

The Medication Safety Program, (MSP)  is available to older adults in the Tri-Valley.  The program is offered by Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley, (SSPTV)  and provides education about the importance of medication compliance to ensure and enhance the quality of life and safety of older adults. Benefits of the program include a free, confidential,