Lutheran and G.A. Family Services Honor Employees and Retirees at Annual Recognition Dinner

Lutheran and G.A. Family Services Honor Employees and Retirees at Annual Recognition Dinner

Article Contributed by Lutheran Lutheran and G.A. Family Services held their annual Employee Recognition Dinner at Moon Brook Country Club on Monday, March 19, to honor 91 employees for varying years of service to their respective organizations. The theme of the event was “Lutheran Employees Rock” and had a rock-n-roll theme. “It is always an […]

Life Legacies and Personal History the Focus of the Next Best of Times Seminar at Lutheran

Local author and personal historian, Patricia Pihl, will be the featured presenter at the next Best of Times seminar taking place at Lutheran on Wednesday, March 28. The program will educate the community on why it is so important to save life stories and practical tips on how to get started. Article Contributed by Lutheran […]

Chautauqua County RSVP Volunteers Offer Spring 2018 “Healthy Bones” Classes

Chautauqua County RSVP Volunteers Offer Spring 2018 “Healthy Bones” Classes

Article Contributed by Lutheran Foster Grandparent Program “Healthy Bones” is an evidenced informed exercise program based on Tuft’s University StrongWomen© Program.  Trained leaders through Chautauqua County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and the Chautauqua County Office for the Aging offer it locally. “Healthy Bones” is a community based strength-training program aimed at mid-life and […]

Winter 2018 “Healthy Bones” Classes Announced

Winter 2018 “Healthy Bones” Classes Announced

Article Contributed by Lutheran Foster Grandparent Program “Healthy Bones” is Chautauqua County’s name for the StrongWomen Program. StrongWomen is a national evidence-based community exercise and nutrition program targeted to midlife and older men/women. Dr. Miriam E. Nelson and colleagues have developed and evaluated this curriculum. “Healthy Bones” strength training aims to help women maintain muscle […]

Senior Corps Week 2017

Senior Corps Week 2017

Article Contributed by Lutheran Foster Grandparent Program Each year during Senior Corps Week, we recognize the extraordinary impact Senior Corps volunteers make across our nation every day. This year, Senior Corps Week takes place May 15 through 19, 2017. The Impact of Senior Corps Senior Corps works in countless ways to make communities stronger. Throughout […]

Local Business Offers Support to Lutheran Foster Grandparent Program

Local Business Offers Support to Lutheran Foster Grandparent Program

Article Contributed by Lutheran Foster Grandparent Program Frank Besse and Jeff James, proprietors of Craft Brazil Beer and Wine Lounge located in downtown Jamestown offer their business to host fundraisers for area non-profits. The Advisory Council of Lutheran Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) contacted these two young entrepreneurs to inquire about an evening to support the […]