A Limited Number of Firewood Vouchers Are Now Available

Posted on: November 6, 2023

HSRC’s Nutrition & Activities Program currently has a limited number of  low-cost firewood vouchers for sale.  Vouchers are sold on a first-come, first-served basis, and we expect to sell out quickly. Firewood vouchers are available for purchase at HSRC, located at 1910 California St. in Eureka, by those age 55 and older living on a moderate […]

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Dr. Bruce Kessler Receives 2023 Plessner Award

Posted on: November 1, 2023

Humboldt Senior Resource Center (HSRC) congratulates Board President Dr. Bruce Kessler upon receiving the 2023 Frederick K.M. Plessner Memorial Award from the California Medical Association (CMA).  The Plessner award honors the California physician who best exemplifies the ethics and practice of a rural country practitioner. “Dr. Kessler has had significant impact on health care in […]

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Your Vote Helps Support Redwood Coast Village

Posted on: October 26, 2023

Redwood Coast Village (RCV) is in the running to be a 2024 North Coast Co-Op Seeds for Change donations recipient.  This giving opportunity allows Co-op customers to ‘round up’ their purchases to the nearest dollar to benefit local organizations. If you’re a Co-op member, go to www.northcoast.coop/vote between Oct 25 and Nov 9 to vote […]

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Join Us for ‘Clarifying the Goals of Care for Someone with Dementia’ on Monday, October 16

Posted on: October 9, 2023

‘Lessons in Dementia’ is a free, virtual educational series from HSRC’s Adult Day Health & Alzheimer’s Services. Join us on Monday, October 16 from 2-3 pm when Dr. Ann Lindsay from Life Plan Humboldt presents ‘Clarifying the Goals of Care for Someone with Dementia.’ The flyer for this presentation can be found here.  For more […]

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HSRC Presenting Ashton Applewhite’s “Ageism” TED Talk on October 6

Posted on: October 3, 2023

The Area 1 Agency on Aging and the American Society on Aging will celebrate Ageism Awareness Day on Saturday, October 7. Modeled after the United Nation’s International Day of Older Persons (Oct. 1), Ageism Awareness Day provides an opportunity to draw attention to the existence and impact of ageism in today’s society. “We live in […]

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Redwood Coast Village Joins the HSRC Family of Programs

Posted on: August 1, 2023

Redwood Coast Village, the membership program that provides services and volunteers to help people remain in their own homes, is now a program of the Humboldt Senior Resource Center (HSRC). Founded in Humboldt in 2015, Redwood Coast Village (RCV) offers its members a variety of volunteer services, information and referrals to assist them in living […]

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HSRC Hosting Direct Care Career Fair on July 27

Posted on: July 21, 2023

Job seekers are invited to attend the HSRC Direct Care Career Fair on Thursday, July 27, 2023 at 1901 California St in Eureka. Open positions include Care Providers (both center-based and in-home) and Participant Transportation Drivers. Immediate interviews will be available. Please see the event flyer for more information, including pay rates, benefits and incentives.  […]

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HSRC Senior Nutrition Schedule Changes

Posted on: May 26, 2023

Please note that some Senior Nutrition schedules and services will change starting in June. Effective Monday, June 5, Heritage Café in Eureka will be open Monday-Thursday each week.  There will no longer be drive-through meal pick-up service in Eureka.  Instead, there will be a new weekly “Social Hour” on Fridays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 […]

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HSRC’s Adult Day Health Program Featured on Redwood Newsmakers

Posted on: April 21, 2023

Adult Day Health is an HSRC program that’s not just for seniors — any qualified adult age 18 and older with a chronic condition or disability can enroll. This therapeutic day program not only benefits the participant, but provides assistance and respite for caregivers, as well. Learn more about HSRC’s Adult Day Health program in […]

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HSRC Thanks Rotary Club of Eureka

Posted on: March 21, 2023

Humboldt Senior Resource Center (HSRC) thanks the Rotary Club of Eureka for their recent $2000 grant for security enhancements at our Eureka site.  The grant monies will go toward the installation of phone ‘panic buttons’ in each of our buildings. The improved security will help ensure our participants and staff have more peace of mind […]

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What’s New at HSRC’s Nutrition Program?

Posted on: March 17, 2023

Recently, reporter Ross Rowley from Redwood News sat down with Tasha Romo, HSRC’s director of nutrition & activities,  to talk about what’s happening in the Nutrition Program, including exciting plans for the future.  Watch the full interview here.

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Celebrate March for Meals with HSRC at Food Truck Fridays

Posted on: February 28, 2023

Each March, the HSRC Senior Nutrition program and Meals on Wheels Redwood Coast — along with Meals on Wheels programs across the country — celebrate March for Meals. It is an annual celebration of our services, older adults, and the importance of access to nutritious, delicious food for everyone in our community, especially seniors. This […]

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