Members of PRSC, TBSC, and ERSC participated in a free health assessment screening for heart disease and diabetes at Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community on September 10 and 11.
On September 6, Timberville Broadway Senior Center held the first ever Turkey & Tunes fundraising dinner. TBSC is happy to report that the evening was a success! The best part of the evening was the amazing Turkey Bar-B-Que dinner.
On Thursday, August 28, Staunton Senior Center took its summer trip to Peaks of Otter near Bedford. The city van left Staunton at 9:45 and enjoyed a leisurely trip down Interstate 81 and was soon winding its way up the mountainous road of Rt. 43.
Several Staunton Senior Center members and the Program Director attended and came back with some information that inspired those involved in the SAIL (Stay Active & Independent for Life) exercise program that it was time to increase the difficulty of the workout.
“You Can! Live Well! Diabetes Self-Management Program” is a free workshop series for adults of any age with diabetes, their family members and caregivers.
The 2014/15 grant year for the Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) program began September 1 and is off to a great start. There are 18 workshops scheduled to begin this fall and a few more being planned!