Senior Moments from H.O.M.E.

Mike Deelstra

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Giving Tuesday Impact Series: All Aboard The Shopping Bus

Posted by Mike Deelstra on Nov 17, 2014 1:30:00 PM

“It's wonderful to have the H.O.M.E. Shopping Bus Service. It is reliable and takes us to stores for groceries that I couldn't get to. It is very helpful and pleasant. It relieves anxiety and is very much appreciated. Thank you H.O.M.E. shopping bus!!”

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Topics: community, food security, senior hunger, shopping bus, Giving Tuesday

Six Myths About Low-Income Seniors And Poverty

Posted by Mike Deelstra on Sep 22, 2014 10:00:00 AM

People are reaching the retirement age of 65 at a rate of almost 10,000 people per day. By 2040 there will be over 79 million people aged 65 and up in the U.S.. It is becoming one of the biggest age groups in today’s society. Many of these seniors do not have the proper resources to take care of their homes or aren’t able to buy healthy food. In some cases, during the winter months, they have to choose between heating their homes and putting food on the table.

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Topics: community, senior living, intergenerational housing, poverty, food security, Resources and tips for seniors