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.
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.
2016 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.
The Shingles Virus – Presented by Andrew Young, Medical Student
Thursday, January 21st at 12:15 p.m.
Dieting Fads – Presented by Katie Hummer, Dietitian at Life Care Centers
Thursday, March 10th at 12:15 p.m.
Adapting to Change – Presented by Bob Piovarchy from the Far West Center
Thursday, April 28th at 12:15 p.m.
Be Your Own Advocate – Presented by Paul Forthofer from St. John Outreach
Thursday, May 19th at 12:15 p.m.
2016 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,
Every Monday from 10:00-11:30.
- Hearing Screening, Ear Wax Cleaning, Hearing Aid Cleaning –No appointments necessary.
Thursday, February 4th from 9:30-11:30. Offered by HearWright
- Cholesterol & Glucose – No appointments or fasting necessary
Thursday, February 18th from 9:30-11:30. Offered by St. John Medical Center
- Bone Density Screenings –No appointments necessary.
Tuesday, May 24th from 9:30-11:30. Offered by St. John Medical Center
Thursday, September 8th from 9:30-11:30. Offered by St. John Medical Center
2016 Special Events & Educational Programs:
Medicaid Planning Lunch & Learn: RSVP to Tiffany at 440-777-8100
Wednesday, February 10th at 12:00pm
Medicaid Planning provided by Perla Law Firm
Senior Financial Workshops: Please RSVP to Tiffany at 440-777-8100
Monday, April 18th, 10:30am-12:00pm
Recognizing & Avoiding Elder Financial Exploitation Part 1
Monday, April 25th, 10:30am-12:00pm
Recognizing & Avoiding Elder Financial Exploitation Part 2
Monday, May 2nd, 10:30am-12:00pm
Budgeting & Goal Setting
Monday, May 9th, 10:30am-12:00pm
Understanding Credit & Debt
Monday, May 16th, 10:30am-12:00pm
Building Savings & Protecting Assets
Monday, May 23rd, 10:30am-12:00pm
Creating an Action Plan
Health Care Fair
Wednesday, July 27th, 11:30am-1:30pm
Free Open House to obtain information from approximately 50 vendors. Free hot dogs and health screenings will also be offered.
International Food Cook Off
Wednesday, November 2nd, 11:30am-1:00pm
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.