Case Manager Update

Posted 3/4/2019

There are many things that may feel out of our control during this pandemic. Sometimes it feels like our safety is in jeopardy, directions are unclear and the news changes every single day. What should we believe or not believe? What the heck are “Covid......

Be Safe in the Sun! Who doesn’t love a sunny day? The beach, park or fishing at the lake…these are all fun activities and can be done safely when it comes to the sun with a little planning. Things like wearing sunscreen and clothes that......

Congratulations to our 2020 Seniors! My son, Denzel, is a senior this year. Obviously this has been a crazy spring and through this he is staying focused and looking forward. I’m so proud of him. Along with working through his last semester of high school,......

I lost a friend to a brain aneurysm several years ago, she was 37 years old. She was there one day with a huge smile on her face and gone the next. After facing the tragic reality that she was not going to wake up,......

Food & Transit Updates from Verona Senior Center Many services below are specific to the Covid-19 crisis and could change at any time. Food and Supply Resources: Dane County Delivers: Senior Grocery Solutions Call: 608-294-8747 Free grocery deliveries to seniors 60+ and individuals with disabilities......

Food & Transit Updates from Verona Senior Center   Note: New information is highlighted in amber. This information is valid today & could change at any time. Senior Center Closed: In our attempt to keep the higher-risk population that we serve healthy and avoid exposure......

Organ & Body Donation I lost a friend to a brain aneurysm several years ago. She was 37 years old. She was there one day with a huge smile on her face and gone the next. After facing the tragic reality that she was not......

Raise Your Hand If You Like Change Rarely do people like significant change, especially when it is not their choice and means losing some sort of independence.  I met with a woman recently and we discussed trying a walker at home because of a recent......

Who Said You Are Too Old To Date?   In celebration of Valentine’s Day, here are some tips on dating! 1.  Ask yourself if you are ready to date. Everyone will have an opinion on the subject, but you need to ultimately decide. If you......

Feeling Depressed?  Worried About a Friend? The winter months can be a difficult time, especially in this part of the country.  Shorter days, sometimes without sunshine combined with the cold weather can be terrible on our mental health. That in combination with experiencing a life......

Real ID What you need to know!   Are you planning to fly within the U.S., visit a military base, or a federal building in the future? If yes, you need to read this! Beginning 10/1/2020 anyone who plans to do the above must have......

How does the Opioid Crisis Affect Seniors? Aside from the nationwide crisis of seniors being addicted to opioids after being prescribed a seemingly harmless medication for pain, there are other physical effects opioids have on seniors that younger generations don’t face. Nausea—This is the most......