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St. Charles Experience Announces Next “Movie Meeting”

The next monthly movie meeting for the St. Charles Experience will be on Thursday, June 14th at the Charlestown 18 Movie Theatre located at 3740 … Read more ›

Janette Quinn, owner of, will present a free interactive workshop, “5 Steps to Writing a Life Story,” on June 9.
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Remembering the Good Old Days: Writing a Life History

Each day is a gift and we never know how many remain. Unless we permanently and purposefully record our memories and thoughts, they will pass … Read more ›

Kolleen Rojas, middle, Community Liaison and Volunteer Coordinator, Salvation Army Golden Diners Senior Nutrition Program, accepts a check for $1,500 at the Alden of Waterford Advisory Board’s ‘Operation Feed Our Seniors’ charity event. Kolleen accepted the donation from Jessica Bannister, Special Projects Manager, and Rick Nicksic, Director, Education and Outreach, on behalf of Law ElderLaw and the Kane County Guardian’s Office Representatives.
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Homebound Seniors Have Hope Thanks to Local Businesses

Thanks to a lot of generous donors, $5,388 was raised for the Salvation Army Golden Diners homebound nutrition program for seniors at “Operation Feed our … Read more ›

‘Operation: Feed Our Seniors” is a fund-raiser being held to help restore meal service to 50 homebound seniors recently dropped from Kane County’s homebound meal program due to cuts in state and federal funding. The event is being held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 17 at Alden of Waterford-Horizon Building, 2000 Randi Dr. in Aurora.
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Restore Meals to Seniors in Need

Due to recent cuts in State and Federal funding, 50 homebound seniors in Kane County have been dropped from the local Golden Diners home-delivered meal … Read more ›

Dr. Raj C. Shah, Medical Director of the Rush Memory Clinic, will present ‘How to Keep Your Memory Sharp’ at a free seminar at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12 at Alden Courts of Waterford Memory Care Assisted Living Community, 1991 Randi Dr. in Aurora.
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Learn How to Keep Your Memory Sharp at Free Alden Seminar

Are you or is someone you care about experiencing memory loss? Is losing your memory a normal part of aging? Alden Courts of Waterford Memory … Read more ›

Christina Beasley, owner of Your Senior Care Choice in St. Charles assists client Bernie Landsbaum with selecting over the counter medications.
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Your Senior Care Choice offers caregiving services throughout western suburbs

NEW ST. CHARLES COMPANY OFFERS LIFE ASSISTANCE ANDIN-HOME SERVICES TO ELDERS, FAMILIES Christina Beasley knows that when you need some TLC, the best kind comes … Read more ›

Free ride ends for most older transit riders

The free ride is over for most older area transit riders. Today, some 336,000 senior citizens who will start using new reduced-fare permits on the … Read more ›

Carriage Oaks of St. Charles Celebratiion
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Carriage Oaks of St. Charles Celebratiion

CARRIAGE OAKS OF ST. CHARLES CELEBRATES IT'S TWELFTH ANNIVERSARYCarriage Oaks of St. Charles celebrated twelve years since opening with an ice cream social for residents … Read more ›

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The Hoarding Dilemma: When and How to Help

By Shay Jacobson, RN, MA, NCGPresident, Lifecare Innovations, Inc. National Certified GuardianAndMartha M. KernDirector, Lifecare Home Solutions, Inc. The problem of hoarding has recently garnered … Read more ›

Ride in Kane rate may rise

Transportation costs may be going up for seniors and the disabled in Kane County. The communities that sponsor the Ride in Kane program, which provides … Read more ›