Some special visitors have been bringing extra smiles to Older Adults Program participants this spring.
Through activity programming, case management, a Mood and Memory Clinic and the Friendly Visitors volunteers, the Older Adult Program works to help our elderly stay healthy, safe and involved in society.
Sit down to get to know Areli Santiago, the bilingual case manager at Warrenville Youth & Family Services (WYFS), and you’ll notice one word in particular that keeps popping up: “excited.”
“Alone with no support,” a mother of two was left stranded with no money, no medical services and no options. But staff at York Community Resource Center helped her find short-term solutions and long-term support.
York Community Resource Center, which serves south Villa Park, recently moved to the Taiwanese Community Church in Lombard. Outreach plans to continue strengthening the programs and services at York.