Classes & Events

NEW!  Caregiver Support Group
Every 4th Thursday of the month @ 2pm

Walking in the Fog

Is a group that hopes to support caregivers. 

You are a caregiver if you are involved in assisting others

with activities of daily living and/or medical tasks

whether paid or unpaid.

YOU ARE NOT ALONE…

Approximately 43.5 million Americans were caregivers last year.

WHAT TO EXPECT…

Caregiving can cause stress in many ways. 

TLC Specialists, Jody Kubis and Pam Epley are skilled supporters of those who grieve losses. 

They hope to provide you with the space and time to care for yourself with others who are also caregivers.

WE KNOW YOU DON’T HAVE TIME…

Making time for yourself as a caregiver can feel impossible. 

We invite you to find respite and relief during this monthly support group.

WHEN & WHERE

June 27, 2019

2pm

Yuba City Senior Center

777 Ainsley Ave Yuba City, CA 95991

 

*The group will meet every 4th Thursday of the month at 2 pm.

 Support group facilitated by Freedom Home Health & Hospice

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I.D. Theft/Fraud Prevention Workshop

Presented by Yuba Sutter Legal Services 

Learn about current scams and what you can do to protect yourself and loved ones from fraud and identity theft.

RESCHEDULED for Thursday, November 21

 11am


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Senior Center Open House

You are invited to join us at the Senior Center for an Open House.  Learn more about what programs and services are offered and meet our instructors and volunteers.

Wednesday, July 24

 5:30-7:30pm

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Unexpected Life Changes and Transitions

Presented by Becky Baker, Summerfield Senior Living 

What happens when you can no longer drive, shop, cook, clean, do housework, yardwork, or take care of a loved one? What are your options? How do you choose the best ones? There are many choices and factors to consider. The process can be a fairly easy or it can be overwhelming—that is, if you haven’t given it much forethought. Join Becky Baker from Summerfield Senior Living to find out what you need to know to make the best choices for your unique situation. This workshop is FREE-there is no obligation.

Thursday, August 22

 11am 
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Fall Prevention 101

Presented by Advanced Home Health & Hospice

Learn the risk factors and what you can do at home every day to reduce your chance of having a fall.

Thursday, September 12

 11am
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Home Health Workshop

Presented by Freedom Home Health & Hospice 

Freedom Home Health and Hospice will be at the Senior Center offering a Mini-Mental and Timed Get-Up and Go Testing. This workshop is open to everyone. If you or a loved one seem to be forgetting things lately then a Mini- Mental test may help identify the problem. Maybe you or a loved one are having problems walking? Let’s do a timed Get-Up and Go Test. Both tests only take a few minutes and then you’ll discuss what process you will need to take from that point forward.

Thursday, September 26

 11am
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Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) Medicare Presentation

Are you or a loved one a Medicare beneficiary, turning 65 or disabled and new to Medicare? If you need help understanding the Medicare updates for 2020, coordinating Medicare with employee retirement coverage, paying for Medicare costs, or avoiding Medicare penalties, please join us for a free Medicare presentation at the Senior Center.

Thursday, October 24

 11am
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Annual Senior Resource Fair

Over 50 vendors will be available including senior housing, nutrition, legal services, financial services, health care, document shredding, flu shots & much more!  This is a FREE event.

Thursday, November 7

 9am- Noon 
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Caseworkers Available

Caseworkers form Congressman Garamendi's office will be available to assist with federal agency issues such as IRS, veteran services, Medicare and immigration.

1st & 3rd Thursdays 12-2pm


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Waffle Wednesdays

All are welcome to join us at the Senior Center for a fresh waffle breakfast. Learn about the programs and services offered at the Senior Center and get acquainted with others.

Last Wednesdays- 9am-10:30am

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Yuba City Police First Fridays @ the Senior Center

Yuba City Police will have a booth set up with information on fraud prevention, current scams, the VOICE program, and other issues that our senior population might face.  YCPD will also have a drop off container for expired or unused medication.

First Fridays of each month 9am-11am

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Monthly Evening Dance

Join us on the dates listed below to get back into the swing of things!  Please bring a snack to share with everyone.

2nd Friday of the month: May 10, June 14, July 12, August 9, Sept 13

6 – 9pm

Fee: $6

                                                                                                                                                         

Blood Pressure Screening

It is important to check your blood pressure often if you have risk factors for high blood pressure.  Come to the Yuba City Senior Center once a month and have your blood pressure screened by Freedom Home Health & Hospice Services.  FREE SERVICE!

Wednesdays, 10am-11am
May 15, June 19, July 17, Aug 21, Sept 18

                                                                                                                                                          

FREE Smartphone Help

A volunteer will be available to help with iPhone and Android phones.  Get questions answered and help with troubleshooting. 
2nd Wednesday of the month: 8/14, 9/11, 10/9, 11/13
11am

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Media Devices/Computers

Our instructor is available by appointment to help you with your  iPhone, iPad, Android, Tablet or Kindle.  Learn the basics on one of our computers, or bring your own laptop.

Fridays by appointment only, 9:30 or 10:30
 FEE:  $35 for 1 Hour
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