Senior Resources is producing a television show by seniors and for seniors! Senior Resources Television is on MPW Digital Access Channel 9 every Monday at Noon, 5 p.m., and 10 p.m. This show provides insights, tips and advice for senior citizens from their community. Our current show format has three components; Assistance for [...]
Senior Resources is now offering free Slip, Fall and Fire Prevention home inspections for seniors 60 years of age and older in Muscatine. These free inspections are made possible by the Remembering When program, developed by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) in cooperation with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). [...]
Visit the following website to read five tips to prevent outside falls in winter weather conditions. http://safety.blog.nfpa.org/2013/01/five-tips-to-prevent-outside-falls-in-winter-weather-conditions.html For more information on fall prevention, contact Todd Poci at (563) 263-7292.
Senior Resources is encouraging members of the community to be proactive about memory health by taking advantage of free, confidential memory screenings and information about successful aging on November 29. The event is part of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, an annual initiative that the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) holds each November. More than [...]
As the mission of Senior Resources, Inc. is to provide and promote programs for our 60+ seniors in Muscatine, we would like to introduce you to the area’s newest service for seniors; Riders Club of Muscatine. Riders Club of Muscatine is a transportation service for senior citizens in Muscatine. Riders Club of Muscatine’s specific purpose [...]
Respite What it is: Respite services are amongst the most valuable, and under-utilized, services in the caregivers tool box. The truth be told, many people really do not know what it is. Respite is a break for the full time caregiver who receives no pay. It is a way for a spouse, sibling, child [...]
As we age our body encounters many changes. One of the areas we experience change in is our skin. It becomes thinner, dryer and less supple. It becomes easy to injure, and heals much more slowly. Aging skin is very thin and dry. If allowed to become too dry, it can become damaged and [...]
It takes an entire village to raise a child. It only makes sense that it also takes an entire village to sustain an adult, or support a senior. The health of our community is a reflection of each of our own individual health. The world has become smaller, exposing us to customs and traditions [...]