Seniors

Special deliveries: Meals on Wheels helping Rocklin seniors

“If I didn’t have Meals on Wheels, I’d be in big trouble, food-wise,” said Lynne Spadini as she enjoyed her lunch under the watchful eye of her dog, Lexie. ...

Free tax preparation for Rocklin seniors

Beginning Feb. 4, no-cost income tax preparation using electronic filing is available with an AARP Tax-Aide preparer for taxpayers with low to moderate income, with special attenti ...

Free tax preparation for Rocklin seniors

Beginning Feb. 4, no-cost income tax preparation using electronic filing is available with an AARP Tax-Aide preparer for taxpayers with low to moderate income, with special attenti ...

Rocklin woman 100 years young

Rocklin resident Lucy M. Schimmelman celebrated her 100th birthday Dec. 17 at her home at Rolling Oaks Apartments in Rocklin. The day before that, she joined nearly 100 family ...

Social Security offices to close earlier

Effective Nov. 19, Social Security offices are open to the public Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., a reduction of 30 minutes each weekday. In addition, beginning Jan. 2 ...

Holiday program helps seniors struggling with poverty and loneliness

With so many older adults living alone and in poverty, some area seniors will undoubtedly be struggling to make ends meet this holiday season. That’s why Home Instead Senior ...

Free home visit service for seniors

  At the time of year that seniors are most vulnerable emotionally, a free service to assist them is growing. The Home Visit Program is an initiative by Emeritus Senior Livi ...

Volunteers needed to help seniors, disabled with minor home modifications

  Placer Independent Resource Services needs skilled volunteers to assist seniors and individuals with disabilities by installing items in their homes that improve safety and ...

Grief workshop focuses getting through the holidays

  Seniors First will sponsor a workshop on grief and loss, “Coping with Grief through the Holidays,” from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 28 at the Fifth Street Recreation Ce ...

‘Golden years’ senior seminar planned

  A “Let’s Talk Seniors” seminar will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at Mistywood Independent Senior Living, 1275 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Roseville. The s ...

Rocklin man practices ancient martial art in park

  Anyone who regularly jogs, walks a dog or brings a child to play in Night Ridge Park between 8 and 9:30 a.m. can expect a big smile and friendly wave or greeting from 83 ...

Volunteers throw patriotic party for senior community

A day to let down their hair, kick up their heels, and socialize with other Rocklin seniors gave the city?s older residents every reason to celebrate the nation?s 236th birthday. ...

Free senior meals hang on despite funding woes

Low income seniors and those without transportation are getting the nutrition they need if they ask for it. ?I just want to do this because this is very important and it makes me h ...