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 ...