Author: Rene Arche

HSRC Program Updates for the Week of January 30

  All HSRC programs and services are open. Please note the following program-specific info: 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:  Activities have resumed.  For info, contact the Senior Services Office at 707-443-9747, ext. 1240, or […]

“Lessons in Dementia” Presents “Assistive Technologies” on January 23

“Lessons in Dementia” is an educational series from HSRC’s Adult Day Health & Alzheimer’s Services.  These free virtual/Zoom workshops offer information and resources regarding dementia and dementia-related conditions for professionals, caregivers and family members. On Monday, January 23, from 2-3 pm, Juliannah Harris, MSAT, of Tri-County Independent Living in Eureka will present “Assistive Technologies.” This […]

Free Income Tax Preparation Program

Eligible tax filers can have their basic 2022 income tax return prepared and electronically filed free by IRS-certified volunteer tax preparers under the Volunteer Tax Assistance program (VITA). VITA has provided this service nationwide for more than 50 years. It is a federal program to help low- to moderate-income individuals age 65+ and their families […]

Recording Now Available of “Parkinson’s Plus Syndromes” Presentation

Lessons in Dementia is an educational series from HSRC’s Adult Day Health & Alzheimer’s Services.  See here for info  regarding upcoming presentations. A recording is now available of the December 5, 2022 presentation of  “Parkinson’s Plus Syndromes” by Andrew Levine, PhD, ABPP  from  North Coast Neuropsychiatry. This session addressed the shared symptoms of Parkinson’s Plus […]

HSRC awarded $404,152 Federal grant to expand nutrition program

The Humboldt Senior Resource Center (HSRC) has been awarded a $404,152, three-year Innovations in Nutrition Program and Services grant from the Administration for Community Living, an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  The purpose of the grant is to reduce hunger, encourage social engagement, and promote health and wellbeing among older […]

Computer Skills Classes

The Area 1 Agency on Aging, in partnership with the Humboldt Senior Resource Center and TriCounty Independent Living, is offering the following technology classes starting in August: IPAD essentials class (5 weeks)  Chromebook essentials class (5 weeks) Computer essentials class (5 weeks). An online health resource lecture and a course called “Benefits of Connecting to the Internet […]

Recording available of “Lessons in Dementia: Activity Programming” presentation

Lessons in Dementia is a new educational series from HSRC’s Adult Day Health & Alzheimer’s Services. Did you miss the July 25 session, “Activity Programming,” presented by David Van Reusen, Assistant Director of Redwood Coast PACE?  If yes, you can find a recording and the handout here.  This presentation focused on the  importance of activities […]

HSRC Thanks Subaru of America

Thanks to the efforts of McCrea Subaru in Eureka and local Subaru buyers in our community, Humboldt Senior Resource Center’s Home Delivered Meals Program has received $3983 from Subaru of America as a result of the 2021-22 Subaru Share the Love Event.  These monies are in addition to the $16,500 already received from McCrea Subaru […]