Tiffany Hunt, LSW
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.
Alzheimer's 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 Alzheimer's Association also participate in the group.
2013 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.
-Advance Care Planning– Presented by Hospice of the Western Reserve
Thursday, April 18th at 12:15 p.m.
-Veterans Peaceful and Proud – Presented by Hospice of the Western Reserve
Thursday, May 16th at 12:15 p.m.
-St. Richard Housing Project Info – Presented by Catholic Charities Housing
Thursday, May 30th at 12:15 p.m.
-Acupuncture – Presented by St. John Medical Center
Thursday, June 20th at 12:15 p.m.
-Healthcare Costs – Presented by St. John Medical Center
Thursday, September 19th at 12:15 p.m.
Lunch and Learn Programs: Please RSVP
-Healthy Meals – Offered by Riverview Pointe Care Center
Monday, April 29th at 12:00
-How to Choose Post-Acute Care – Offered HCR Manor Care
Wednesday, June 5th at 11:30 a.m. Lunch will be provided
-Eat This Not That – Offered by HCR Manor Care
Wednesday, Septmeber 4th at 11:30 a.m.
2013 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, and Rae Ann Skilled Nursing.
Every Monday from 10:00-11:30.
- Cholesterol & Glucose – 2 hour fast and appointments required.
Monday, May 13th from 10:00-11:30
- Hearing Screening & Wax Cleaning– Please make an appointment
Thursday, June 6th from 10:00-11:30 a.m.
- Cholesterol & Glucose – No appointments or fasting necessary
Thursday, September 12th from 9:00-11:00. Offered by St. John West Shore Hospital.
Travelling Eye-Dea Shop: Cleveland Sight Center's is bringing their shop to North Olmsted. Stop in to learn more about their services or purchase products.
Tuesday, August 20th from 10:00-2:00