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Council on Aging searches for new director, volunteers Council on Aging searches for new director, volunteers

RONAN — The Lake County Council on Aging has been serving local senior citizens for decades, and now is reaching out to the community for help finding a new executive director.  A nonprofit started in 1977 as a transportation hub to give senior citizens rides to everything from doctors appoints to a visit to the senior center, the Council on Aging has expanded significantly over the years. They now offer in-home services to help individuals live independently in their homes with everything outside of hands-on care, from light housekeeping to grocery shopping. They also offer food programs, and assistance programs as well.  “If senior citizens have questions about...


Polson seniors for May 18, 2022

POLSON — We are seeking applicants for a Director of Nutrition a full-time position starting mid June. Contact the center or look for posting at Job Service for more information. We are also in need of a cafeteria cook for lunch shifts and experience is preferred. Call or visit to pick up application. ...


Dixon seniors for May 18, 2022

DIXON — Dixon Senior Center continues to serve our community and hopes everyone is staying happy and healthy. All are invited to come enjoy dinner. Meals will be served Monday and Thursday evenings at 5 p.m. Meals are $4 per serving and are deliverable to Dixon residents upon request. We are also accep...


St. Ignatius seniors for May 18, 2022

ST. IGNATIUS — We are getting ready for our yard sale on May 20-21. Come shop on Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and have lunch on Friday at noon. The meal will be baked fish with rice, veggies, lemon Jell-O, and peanut butter cookies. Lunch costs $4 for seniors, $5 for under 60, and $3.50 for ...


Polson seniors for May 11, 2022

POLSON — The Polson Senior Center is seeking applicants for a paid administrative Director of Nutrition.  The position will become available in June. A full-time cook is wanted, starting now. Experience is preferred but will train. Call or visit us to pick up an application.  7a.m.-3 p.m. ...


Dixon seniors for May 11, 2022

DIXON — Dixon Senior Center continues to serve our community and hopes everyone is staying happy and healthy. All are invited to come enjoy dinner. Meals will be served Monday and Thursday evenings at 5 p.m. Meals are $4 per serving and are deliverable to Dixon residents upon request. We are also accep...


St. Ignatius seniors for May 11, 2022

ST. IGNATIUS — May is a busy month.  At our lunch on May 13, Debbie Coffman, from Area VI Agency on Aging, will be here for electronic tutoring. Bring your questions about using a computer and she will help you out. Windows or Mac, Debbie can do it all.  She will also come to our dinner on We...


Report shows devastating number of nursing home closures

News from the American Health Care Association USA — The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) released a report recently highlighting the growing number of nursing home closures. More than 1,000 nursing homes have closed since 2015, displacing as man...


Polson seniors for May 4, 2022

POLSON — A cook is wanted, full time at the Polson Senior Center  and you can start now! Experience preferred but we will train. Call or visit to pick up application from 7 a.m.-3 p.m. You can call us at 406-883-4735, email us at: polsonseniorcenter@gmail.com or visit us at 504 Third Ave. E. We ar...


St. Ignatius seniors for May 4, 2022

ST. IGNATIUS — Here’s to enjoying May flowers.   The St. Ignatius Senior Center, located at 212 N Main Street, will have their first dinner in May on May 4  at 5:30 p.m. We are having hamburger steak with potatoes and gravy, rolls, veggies, and cherries in the snow.   —...


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