Senior Living in Riverside, Illinois
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“All the caregivers you sent were very good to my mom, very attentive and helpful.”
Ruth from Riverside
Activities for Seniors in Riverside
Riverside Township Senior Citizen Society
Programs and trips are planned each month for people 55 and older. Meetings are the 1st Monday of the month at 1 p.m. in the Riverside Town Hall, 27 Riverside Road. Call (708) 528-8398.
Peoplecare, Inc. is an ecumenical not-for-profit agency created to focus on the needs of older adults, 65 and older. The organization’s mission statement is, “Peoplecare is to assist and support the involuntarily homebound by providing socialization, emotional support and access to service providers.” Located at 60 Akenside Road.
For more information or to become a volunteer, contact Executive Director Helen Jablonski at (708) 442-1223.
Riverside Township Lions Clubs
Made up of men and women of all ages, the Riverside Township Lions Clubs plan and conduct a variety of community and humanitarian projects throughout the year. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month at the Scottish Home at 11:30 a.m. For more information call Joe Dvorak at (708) 447-5331 or visit www.lionsriversidetownship.org.
Aging Care Connections
Aging Care Connections is a private, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to enrich the quality of life of older adults and their families through a range of programs and services that enhance their well-being and independence. Founded in 1971, Aging Care Connections provides comprehensive services to adults sixty years of age and older in Lyons, Riverside, Proviso, Norwood Park and Leyden Townships. Programs and services include: Adult Protective Services, Aging Well Neighborhood, Benefits Assistance, Caregiver Support Program, Comprehensive Care Coordination, Congregate Meals, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Home Delivered Meals, Information & Assistance, In-home Assistance, Support Groups, Transitional Care, and Transportation Assistance. If you have questions about aging resources in our community, contact ACC at (708) 354-1323 or agingcareconnections.org.
Why eat lunch alone when you can dine with friends new and old, and all for just $2.50?
Aging Care Connections’ Congregate Meals program serves older adults (aged 60 and older) with a nutritious lunchtime meal for a suggested donation of $2.50. Meals are served Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.at Salerno’s Pizzeria and Sports Bar, 9301 W 63rd St, Hodgkins.
Stay after your meal to enjoy bingo, crafts, reading discussion groups, board games, and educational programs.
Reserve your spot at (708) 354-1323.
Aging Well Neighborhood
Do you want to get involved in creating an age-friendly community? Or learn about the health and wellness events, programs, and activities happening in your area? Or connect with other like-minded adults near you? If so, we would love to hear from you! The Aging Well Neighborhood program brings together older adults, businesses, healthcare services, social services, and health and wellness education to create a “Health Neighborhood.” The goal of this program is to build a community of services that supports lifelong wellness and an age-friendly community. Contact the Aging Well Neighborhood team at Aging Care Connections at (708) 603-2259 or AWN@agingcareconnections.org.