Window Cleaning – Why is it such a Popular Service?

WINDOW CARE PROJECTS One of the services that has grown in popularity for CARE Members is window cleaning.  For some older adults and people with disabilities, their mobility around their home is limited.  They may only have access to certain rooms or are unable to stand only allowing them to view the outside from lower windows.  Dirt and grime on windows is not only unsightly, it can block sunlight from getting in and blocks your …

CARE Volunteers Support their Elder Neighbors

IT TAKES A COMMUNITY CARE Volunteers have an opportunity to support the beautification of their neigborhoods by supporting their elder neighbors who want to do their part but may need some assistance.  For most CARE Members they have lived in the neighborhood for many years, and are just unable to maintain their yards like they use to and are unable to afford landscapers. Since 2017 CARE Volunteers have pulled alot of weeds, raked alot of …

How Prepared Are You? Take the Emergency Preparedness Survey

TAKE THE SURVEY Communities Assisting Residential Elders (CARE) is collecting information on emergency preparedness for older adults.  How prepared are you in case of a fire, gas leak or an area wide evacuation?  What if you were required to shelter in place for an extended period of time?  Do you have a plan for both you and your pets?  This particular survey is for anyone 60+ living in a single family home in the 9 …