Senior Excursions – October through November 2014

Sierra Madre, CA - September 8, 2014

October 17, 2014 – Oasis Camel Dairy & Julian
November 14, 2014 – Autry Museum and Route 66 Exhibit

October 2014 – Oasis Camel Dairy & Julian
On Friday, October 17, 2014 accompany us to the Oasis Camel Dairy and Julian, California. The adventure begins with an “All About the Oasis Camel Dairy” tour led by Camel Dairy Owner’s Gil and Nancy Riegler.

Case Management Services Available in Hart Park House Senior Center

Sierra Madre, CA. – September 8, 2014

The Hart Park House Senior Center is partnering with the YWCA to offer case management services for seniors who require additional support. Beginning on October 9th, Case Management services from the YWCA San Gabriel Valley will be provided every 2nd Thursday of the month from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Hart Park House Senior Center located in Memorial Park, 222 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. The case worker will assist in linking and helping seniors apply to supportive services, such as advocacy, counseling, housekeeping, meal delivery, subsidized housing, payment assistance, and transportation. Appointments last approximately 30 minutes and reservations need to be made in advance. To schedule an appointment, contact the Senior Center at (626)355-7394. All are invited to call the YWCA Case Management Intake line at (626) 214-9465 if service is required at any time other than the 2nd Thursday of the month.

Furthermore, all individuals interested in utilizing the service are encouraged to come into the Senior Center on September 18th at 11:45 am to learn more about the YWCA Case Management Program and meet the case manager who has been assigned to our location.

Senior Health Screenings

Sierra Madre, CA - September 8, 2014

Health and wellness related organizations will be providing a variety of free to low cost health screenings to seniors age 55 and older on Saturday, September 20th. Hosted by the Senior Community Commission, the event takes place from 9am to 12pm at the Hart Park House Senior Center located in Memorial Park, 222 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. Screenings are performed on a first come, first serve basis. No appointments are necessary.

Water Main Replacement to Begin

Sierra Madre, CA. - August 6, 2014 – On Monday, August 11, 2014, construction will begin on the replacement of the existing water main in North Mountain Trail Avenue. The existing main was installed in 1928 and has been subject to multiple serious leakage incidents in recent years.