Author: Rene Arche

Join the HSRC Board of Directors

Are you interested in shaping the future for older adults in Humboldt County?  If yes, please consider serving on the HSRC board of directors.  We invite you to complete the online Board Interest Survey found here, or complete and submit the Interest Form found here. Questions? Call us at 707-443-9747 ext. 1213 or email adm@humsenior.org.

All HSRC Sites Are Open

All HSRC programs and centers are open. Administrative services and main phone line:  The main administration building at 1910 California Street is open regular hours — 9 am to 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday. Activities Program: Some activities have resumed.  For info, contact the Senior Services Office at 707-443-9747, ext. 1240, or watch our website and Facebook […]

HSRC Behavioral Health Services Now Accepting Referrals

HSRC’s new Behavioral Health Services program is now accepting referrals for services to begin in mid-May. We currently can bill Medicare and Anthem Blue Cross directly, and are happy to take referrals from other insurance plans for which we serve as an out-of-network provider. For more information about the program, click here.  Questions? Call 707-443-9747.

In-Person Senior Dining now Open at New Heritage Cafés

After more than two years of pandemic closure, Humboldt Senior Resource Center (HSRC) is now open for in-person dining. Each of HSRC’s three Senior Dining Centers — Arcata, Eureka and Fortuna — has been renamed Heritage Café. The long closure of the dining sites gave HSRC the opportunity to evaluate how services to our diners […]

Your Support Needed fo Calif. AB 2331 – Bridge to Recovery for Adult Day Services

California’s AB 2331 – Bridge to Recovery for Adult Day Services: COVID-19 Mitigation and Resilience Grant Program to Combat Senior Isolation  – asks our state legislature for $61.4 million for Adult Day Health Care centers to implement mitigation measures to make our day centers more resilient against current and future pandemic-related emergencies. For details about […]

HSRC Is Celebrating March for Meals

This month, HSRC is celebrating March for Meals and honoring the 50th Anniversary of the Older Americans Act Nutrition Program, which helps support senior food services including our Senior Dining Centers and Home Delivered Meals for homebound elders. Our March for Meals celebration includes special meal distributions with the assistance of local elected officials.  We […]

Thank you to Stan Smith Insurance and Pierson’s

Thanks to the efforts of Stan Smith of Stan Smith Insurance and the See’s Community Fund, winter holiday sales of See’s Candy at Pierson Building Center’s Christmas Store raised $1848 for HSRC’s Home Delivered Meals program. Stan Smith presented Tasha Romo, HSRC Director of Nutrition & Activities, with the check. The Senior Nutrition Program is […]