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.

 

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.


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.

            

-Cleveland RTA Information and Update – Presented by RTA Staff

 Thursday, May 29th at 12:15 p.m.

 -Adaptive Equipment – Presented by Life Care Centers of Westlake

  Thursday, June 29th at 12:15 p.m.

  -Coping with a Chronic Illness – Presented by St. John Medical Center

   Thursday, August 21st at 12:15 p.m.

 

Lunch and Learn Programs:  Please RSVP

Fall Prevention – Offered by ViaQuest & HCR Manor Care

            Wednesday, April 23rd at 12:00 

 

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 – 2 hour fast and appointments required.

Monday, May 12th from 10:00-11:30

  • Hearing Screening & Wax Cleaning– Please make an appointment

Thursday, May 20th from 10:00-11:30 a.m.

  • Cholesterol & Glucose – No appointments or fasting necessary

Thursday, September 18th from 9:00-11:00.  Offered by St. John West Shore Hospital.

 

Special Events:

              Health Care Fair – Wednesday, July 30th from 11:30-2:00

                        Stop in to visit with our vendors and learn about their services.

                        St. John Medical Center will be providing free cholesterol, glucose, and balance screenings.

                        Life Care Centers of Westlake will be providing free hot dogs and snacks.