18th Annual Senior Resource Festival Thursday, May 25, 2017 – Castine Center Pelican Park Mandeville, La 9:00am-1:00pm
NEWS! NEWS! NEWS! NEWS!
VOA VOLUNTEER FAIR
Volunteers of America will host a volunteer fair on Friday, Feb. 17 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Grace Memorial Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 58516 Pearl Acres Rd., Slidell, LA. This is a great opportunity for seniors to learn of volunteer positions available throughout the parish. COAST will have a table at the event.
COAST TO PARTICIPATE IN “NAVIGATING SENIOR ISSUES”
The Windsor Senior Retirement Community is hosting “Navigating Senior Issues” on Monday, Feb. 13 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. COAST will be present with brochures and lots of information for seniors. The Windsor is located at 1770 N. Causeway Blvd in Mandeville.
GETTING INTO THE GROOVE WITH OUR SENIORS ON THE MOVE 2/8/17
COAST invites all seniors to get up out of their chairs and move and groove with us. Beginning Wednesday, Feb 8 (and every Wednesday after that) meet us at the Covington Senior Center, 500 Theard St., at 1:30 for a short walk through town. To launch this exciting event, Mayor Mike Cooper, DA Warren Montgomery, Police Chief Tim Lentz and Slidell Councilman Glynn Pichon will lead the walk. Refreshments served following walk. If weather is bad, we will play Wii Fit games in the center. It’s all about moving and grooving!
NAVIGATING SENIOR ISSUES 2/13/17
Windsor Senior Living Community is hosting Navigating Senior Issues on Monday, February 13 from 5:30-7:00 PM. There will be a variety of Senior Experts to answer questions about Independent/Assisted Living Communities, Medicare, home health, Veterans Aide and Attendance Benefit, mental health, companion services, hospice, safety for seniors, scams, and other community programs and services geared to seniors.
Please contact Patty Suffern at 624-8040 for additional information.
COAST announces availability of Personal Care Services. Click on the link below for more information.
COAST provides individual and group activities that promote social interaction and well-being. These activities are provided at the seven COAST Senior Centers located throughout St. Tammany Parish.
Some of the activities include: Exercise/Health Screenings, Bingo, Card Games, Holiday Socials, Computers, Educational Programs and more!
SPECIAL EVENTS AND COMMUNITY EDUCATION
COAST has numerous large special events that take place throughout the year. These events include: Valentine’s Dance, Senior Olympic Games, Senior Resource Festival, Caregiver Events and Health Fairs. Other educational events are planned on a need basis.
Upcoming COAST events and the COAST menus are published regularly in local newspapers, posted at the senior centers and given out at community meetings.
Visit the calendars for each centers dates and information on scheduled events.