Lunch and Learn Follow-Up
Thank you to everyone who attended our Lunch & Learn on the 21st. I have received a lot of wonderful feedback and will plan to host another one in the fall. I wanted to follow-up with everyone and leave you the contact information for each vendor that visited with us, in case you were unable to attend and would still like the information.
Aging Resources is a LifeLong Links (Iowa’s Aging and Disability Resource Center) local coordination center providing information referral and assistance to adults with disabilities. They are a private, non-profit 501(c)(3), Area Agency on Aging. Their goal is to allow older adults individual choices in their care process in
order to remain safe and independent in their homes/independent living. They can help you coordinate community services, such as non-medical home health caregiving assistance, housekeeping services, transportation services, etc., to help you stay safely in your own home. 515-255-1310
Luther Park Adult Day Center provides a safe, nurturing and healthy environment to promote overall wellness. Our participant-centered focus enables our members to receive individualized care within a supervised environment. Their mission is to provide a fun and creative program that engages adults diagnosed with dementia and other cognitive impairments. This service allows a safe, loving, and nurturing environment while the spouse/caregiver needs to take time to themselves for leisurely activities, shopping, and/or appointments. They can also help with shower/bathing assistance, which can be very challenging for caregivers to sometimes do on their own at home. 515-266-7033
Caring Transitions works passionately to help senior citizens and their families manage relocation and downsizing. They can help you categorize your belongings to fit them into a more comfortable lifestyle. Their dedicated professionals can help get the highest price for your items and can arrange for storage or shipment of pieces to other friends/family members. They can also do things like interview movers and facilitate the move, coordinate the change of address with Social Security, post office, utilities and others, professionally pack and unpack your items, stage belongings in your new home to help ease transition anxiety, and appraise items to be sold. 515-966-5833
Cottage Care employs a professional cleaning staff that takes pride in helping you achieve freedom from housework by providing excellent house cleaning services. With over thirty years of house cleaning experience, CottageCare provides top-quality housekeeping services that simply blow the competition away. Your experienced CottageCare cleaner will make all efforts to scrub your home from top to bottom, paying close attention to areas that most people forget about. Their staff is fully bonded and insured so if you’re ready to maximize your enjoyment of your free time and are looking for expert house cleaners, don’t hesitate to contact your professional CottageCare team today! Cottage Care has also put together special rates just for Valley View Village! 243-1004