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Be A ‘Holiday Angel’ For a Local Senior Citizen This Holiday Season

Be A ‘Holiday Angel’ For a Local Senior Citizen This Holiday Season
Forsyth County Senior Services invites residents to participate in the 2019 Holiday Gift Angels Program throughout the holiday season.   Personalized gift request tags containing the name of a local senior citizen as well as a gift idea are available at any Forsyth County Senior Services location. To become a holiday gift angel:   1.         Pick up a gift request tag for a local senior citizen at any of the three Forsyth County Senior Services locations.   2.         Acquire a gift. Each gift request tag lists the name of a local senior citizen along with a gift idea for him/her.   3.         Bring the unwrapped gift – in a gift bag with the gift ...

Give the Gift of a Holiday Meal to a Local Senior Citizen

Give the Gift of a Holiday Meal to a Local Senior Citizen
Forsyth County residents can give the gift of a nutritious meal, friendly visit and safety check to a local homebound senior this holiday season. Meals purchased with a holiday gift certificate through Forsyth County Senior Services will be delivered through the Meals on Wheels program.   Those interested in purchasing a holiday gift certificate may choose to provide meals for a day, week, month or year. The cost for a meal certificate is $4 for one day, $20 for one week, $85 for one month and $1,000 for an entire year.   Checks should be made payable to Forsyth County Senior Services, Holiday Gift Certificate Program and may be ...

Senior Services’ October-November Newsletter Now Available

Senior Services’ October-November Newsletter Now Available
A Trunk & Treasure shopping event, Sexton Hall Art Gallery opening, caregiver support programs, day trips and more – it’s all offered for residents 50 and over by Forsyth County Senior Services! For details on what’s coming up, check out their Oct.-Nov. newsletter. Visit the Forsyth County Senior Services page for more information or call (770) 781-2178.

Senior Services’ August-September Newsletter Now Available

Senior Services’ August-September Newsletter Now Available
A fall hoedown, gardening opportunities, fun games, caregiver support programs, day trips and more – it’s all offered for residents 50 and over by Forsyth County Senior Services! For details on what’s coming up, check out their Aug.-Sept. newsletter. Visit the Forsyth County Senior Services page for more information or call (770) 781-2178.

Senior Services’ June-July Newsletter Now Available

Senior Services’ June-July Newsletter Now Available
A patriotic concert, beach blanket bingo, community gardening, a Father’s Day celebration, day trips and more – it’s all offered for residents 50 and over by Forsyth County Senior Services! For details on what’s coming up, check out their June-July newsletter. Visit the Forsyth County Senior Services page for more information or call (770) 781-2178.

Senior Services’ April-May Newsletter Now Available

Senior Services’ April-May Newsletter Now Available
A Cinco de Mayo party, Mother’s Day tea, gardening and cooking classes, day trips and more – it’s all offered for residents 50 and over by Forsyth County Senior Services! For details on what’s coming up, check out their April-May newsletter. Visit the Forsyth County Senior Services page for more information or call (770) 781-2178.

Forsyth Senior Expo Scheduled for March 23

Forsyth Senior Expo Scheduled for March 23
Annual event open to seniors, their families, friends and caregivers   Forsyth County Senior Services is hosting their 17th annual Forsyth Senior Expo on Saturday, March 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Forsyth Conference Center at Lanier Technical College (3410 Ronald Reagan Blvd.).   The Forsyth Senior Expo includes free admission for attendees and is a popular event for seniors, their families, friends and caregivers. The event hosts vendors from home care, senior living, legal services and more. Attendees also have access to free health screenings, refreshments and multiple opportunities to win door prizes.   For more information about the Forsyth Senior Expo, visit forsythco.com/seniors or contact Forsyth County ...

Senior Services’ February-March Newsletter Now Available

Senior Services’ February-March Newsletter Now Available
The Senior Expo, a Valentine’s Party, nutrition presentations, concerts and more – it’s all offered for residents 50 and over by Forsyth County Senior Services! For details on what’s coming up, check out their February-March newsletter. Visit the Forsyth County Senior Services page for more information or call (770) 781-2178.

Senior Services’ December-January Newsletter Now Available

Senior Services’ December-January Newsletter Now Available
Card games, Medicare enrollment courses, arts & crafts, holiday concerts and more – it’s all offered for residents 50 and over by Forsyth County Senior Services! For details on what’s coming up, check out their December-January newsletter. Visit the Forsyth County Senior Services page for more information or call (770) 781-2178.

Give the Gift of Meals to Homebound Seniors This Holiday Season

Give the Gift of Meals to Homebound Seniors This Holiday Season
Holiday meal certificates now available for purchase  Give the gift of a nutritious meal, friendly visit and safety check to a local homebound senior citizen this holiday season by participating in the 2018 Home-Delivered Meals Holiday Gift Certificate Program. Meals purchased with a holiday gift certificate through Forsyth County Senior Services will be delivered through the Meals on Wheels program.  “The Meals on Wheels program provides more than a warm and healthy meal. A meal delivery offers seniors valuable social interaction and a safety check,” said Senior Services Director Ruthie Brew. “Forsyth County Senior Services is proud of the support this ...

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