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Volunteering to Make a Difference in Senior Lives Presentation

July 28th - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

*This program is in person. Registration is required.  Thank you

This program is being hosted by Kathy Schweikart from Catholic Charities.

Volunteering to Make a Meaningful Difference in Seniors Lives: Senior Companion Program and Money Management Program

Learn How you can decrease the loneliness of in the life of a Senior.

Find out how you can benefit as a 55+ volunteer and what the program involves.

What is the Senior Companions Program?

Senior Companions provide weekly friendly visits and companionship to seniors who are homebound or socially isolated. Senior Companions
also assist with occasional transportation, daily tasks and provide respite care for family caregiver.

These services are provided free through Illinois Department on Aging (IDOA) to eligible individuals locally through Catholic Charities– Diocese of Joliet. Clients served live in Will, Kankakee, Iroquois and Grundy Counties.

What is the Money Management Program?
The Money Management Program (MMP) serves low income senior adults, age 60 and older or eligible individuals who with disabilities who experience difficulty handling their household finances. The program’s purpose is to promote and prolong independent living for individuals who may struggle due to hardship, exploitation or diminishing ability to manage
their financial affairs.

Details

Date:
July 28th
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Peotone Public Library
515 North First Street
Peotone, IL 60468 United States
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Phone:
708-258-3436

Organizer

Adult Services Department
Phone:
708-258-3436
Email:
information@peotonelibrary.org

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