Seniors

Almond Heights Senior Living to open in September

The construction at 8685 Greenback Lane in Orangevale is in its final stages, and Almond Heights Senior Living is set to start welcoming residents at the beginning of September. A ...

Snowline Hospice invites public to Sundae Fun Day

Snowline Hospice, a nonprofit community-based hospice and operator of six thrift stores, is recruiting additional volunteers at its Sundae Fun Day event. This event will be held f ...

Home healthcare workers campaign for wage increase

Green T-shirts sporting the logo of the United Domestic Workers Union are becoming a familiar sight at El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meetings. After more than a year-and-ha ...

Senior Legal Services will soon extend county-wide

El Dorado County Senior Legal Services will soon be coming to the communities of Greenwood and Somerset. The program offers free legal services to seniors 60 years of age and older ...

Free senior legal services extend through county

El Dorado County Senior Legal Services will soon be coming to the communities of Greenwood and Somerset. The program offers free legal services to seniors 60 years of age and older ...

102-year-old author keeps his trim

At the age of 102, George Langley, of Cameron Park, still has a full head of hair. The retired auto mechanics teacher has visited the Sport Clips located at 25075 Blue Ravine Road ...

Comfort bears help children in need

Joan Coffin was recently honored for her comforting donations to the department at last week’s Welcoming Ceremony for new-hires and persons promoted within the El Dorado Coun ...

Senior day care centers accepting new members

El Dorado County Senior Day Care Services is now accepting new members for both of its sites in Placerville and El Dorado Hills. The centers offer quality care and activities for a ...

Visiting Angels assist seniors

Many seniors live alone and can sometimes feel isolated from family and friends. With grandkids busy with activities and parents balancing work and family life, sometimes grandma a ...

Senior Fun Time Band seeks volunteer singers, musicians

The El Dorado Hills Senior Fun Time Band is looking for singers, a horn player (with the exception of a saxophone) and a keyboard player. The band is a volunteer organization, and ...

Therapy dog brings smiles to patients in need

After saying goodbye to the department, a retired 25 year veteran of the El Dorado Hills Fire Department continues to serve his community and help those in need with the help of hi ...

Taxi vouchers to help seniors on the move

El Dorado Hills’ seniors may have a new way to get around town through a taxi voucher program. The proposed taxi voucher program will provide on-demand, subsidized taxi serv ...

Free workshops, programs help seniors and caregivers

Whether you are a senior or a family member caring for an elderly loved one, El Dorado County has a variety of programs and support care information available this year. The fede ...

Senior home care business to grow, hire in new year

As America’s aging population continues to grow, the need for caregivers has become increasingly apparent. The Rancho Cordova-based franchise, Home Instead Senior Care, a pr ...

Nurse Next Door on call for El Dorado Hills seniors

By 2020, the number of people over the age of 60 in El Dorado County will increase by nearly 150 percent. The increasing senior population is creating the need for more home healt ...