Senior Online Resources
Online Resources to Help Communities Care for Aging and Elderly Members Living Alone
Seniors are part of our greatest generations, but they are also prone to some common problems, especially when they don’t live near loved ones. Many of these seniors suffer from feelings of isolation, while others can find it challenging to get around the community. That’s why it’s important for communities to recognize these challenges and provide help to older members, especially in the age of the coronavirus pandemic.
Wondering what your community can do to help seniors in your group? In addition to getting in contact with the Voluntary Action Center, you can begin with one of the wonderful ideas provided below for how to assist older adults in your area.
You Can Have Healthy Food and Meals Delivered
You Can Help With Home Upkeep and Improvements
You Can Provide Safe Transportation Options
You Can Find Ways to Prevent Loneliness
You Can Help with Finances
Seniors in your community should never feel alone or isolated. So, reach out to those aging adults to see what steps you can take to ensure their needs are met as they grow older. Doing so will not only strengthen their connection to the community but can also provide you with some peace of mind knowing you are doing good.