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Sunday, November 17, 2019

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Social Isolation Among Older Adults

Social Isolation Among Older Adults

Check-in starts at 9:00 AM Program runs from 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM (includes a light lunch) Zentz Community Center – Fellowship Community 3000 Fellowship Drive Whitehall PA 18052 Guest Speaker: Janet Seckel-Cerrotti, Executive Director, FriendshipWorks FriendshipWorks’ mission is to reduce social isolation, enhance quality of life and preserve the dignity of older adults in the Greater Boston area. Founded in 1984, the organization is based on the belief that no one should have to be alone, regardless of age or frailty. FriendshipWorks strives to achieve this vision by recruiting and training volunteers of all ages, faiths, and backgrounds to provide friendship, advocacy, education, assistance, and emotional support to the elderly. FriendshipWorks was one of four agencies that won the In Good Company: The 2018 Optimal Aging Challenge, a global competition designed to identify breakthrough solutions to social isolation and loneliness among older adults. During the afternoon session we will focus on

solutions to reduce loneliness and isolation among the elderly who live our community. read more

Save the Date & Join Us on Tuesday May, 2019

Save the Date & Join Us on Tuesday May 14, 2019

for a Program sponsored by ShareCare & Senior Corps RSVP and supported by the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley.

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Holiday Hope Chest Gift Wrappers

Volunteers needed to gift wrap shoe boxes on November 6 and November 7.
For more details open flyer.

To watch a short video about Holiday Hope Chests from 2016, follow this link.
 To sign up:  Click Here:

Thanks for Giving Food Drive

The Allentown Rescue Mission is looking for Volunteers to help with their Thanks for Giving Food and Supply Drive. Help is also needed restocking their pantry with items that are collected.

For more details  open flyer.
To sign up: Click Here

Project Keep Warm

Volunteers needed to sort and organize winter items and clothing for distribution.

For more details open flyer.
To sign up: Click Here