Senior Services
Tiffany Hunt, LSW
440-716-4264


Information and Referral
    
     The Senior Center Social Worker, Tiffany Hunt, LSW offers information and
referral for a variety of subjects. Please do not hesitate to call the Senior Center
regarding information on Medicare, Medicaid, Senior Living, Adult Day Care, Utility
Assistance, Transportation, or any other senior service you may be in need of. The
Senior Center refers to private companies and individuals in regards to services to
seniors, including, but not limited to, home health aides and agencies, lawn care, snow
removal, in home beauticians and barbers, attorneys, and much more!

AARP Tax Assistance
         Beginning each year in January the North Olmsted Senior Center takes
appointments for tax assistance. This is a free service provided by AARP volunteers. All
appointments take place on Wednesdays beginning in February and continuing through
until the last Wednesday before taxes are due. Please call the Senior Center at 440-777-
8100 to make an appointment. If you have questions regarding your taxes please call the
center on Wednesdays between 11:00-3:00 to speak with an AARP tax volunteer.

Memory Care Support Group
         A monthly dementia care group meets on the first Monday of every month at
2:00. Individuals caring for someone with memory loss attend the meeting to support
each other and gain knowledge from one another. Facilitators from the Kemper House
also participate in the group.

2014 Informational Programs: These programs are all offered at 12:15 after our hot
lunch program. RSVP is not required for the informational programs; however,
registration and advance sign up is required for the lunch program.

       Board of Elections Information and Update – Presented by Patrick O’Malia
                 Thursday, October 2nd at 12:15 p.m.
       Lifestyle Changes to Prevent Stroke – Presented by Danelle Boomer, Stroke 
Coordinator with St. John Medical Center
                 Thursday, October 16th at 12:15 p.m.
       Infectious Diseases – Presented by Tom Strong
                 Thursday, November 20th at 12:15 p.m.

Lunch and Learn Program: Please RSVP
       Peace of Mind
– Offered by Busch Funeral Home
                 Wednesday, October 15th at Noon.
Stress Management – Offered by Holy Family Hospice and Emerald Village
                 Wednesday, December 3rd at Noon.

2014 Health Screenings:

         The Senior Center offers a variety of health screenings including blood pressure,
glucose, cholesterol, hearing, glaucoma, skin cancer, and osteoporosis.
Below is a list of current scheduled screenings. These screenings are all offered free of
charge.
Blood Pressure Screenings – No appointments necessary. Offered by St. John 
     Medical Center, Fairview Hospital, Rae Ann Skilled Nursing, and Life Care 
     Centers.
                          Every Monday from 10:00-11:30.
Cholesterol & Glucose – No appointments or fasting necessary
                   Thursday, September 18th from 9:00-11:00. Offered by St. John West 
                    Shore Hospital.
Special Events:
      International Food Cook Off
                 Wednesday, November 5th, 11:30am-1:00pm
                 Springvale Ballroom
                 Tickets: $5/per person

This annual fundraiser offers an opportunity for you to taste various dishes
from around the world prepared by local senior living facilities.