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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Video Now Available of Lessons in Dementia “Alzheimer’s Medication Trials” Presentation

Posted on: February 27, 2023

“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. Click here to access the slides and video recording “Alzheimer’s Medication Trials”  presented on February 23 by Dr. Celeste Sayles-Croy from […]

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Free Income Tax Preparation

Posted on: February 3, 2023

Eligible taxpayers can get their 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 over 50 years. It is a federal program to help low- to moderate- income individuals and their families get all allowable federal and […]

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See’s Community Fund Contribution to Meals on Wheels Redwood Coast

Posted on: January 25, 2023

Humboldt Senior Resource Center thanks the See’s Community Fund for their contribution of $3,079 for Meals on Wheels Redwood Coast. The money was raised from the 2022 sales of See’s Candy at Pierson’s Building Center’s Christmas store. This was the 16th year the campaign was made possible by Stan Smith, of Stan Smith Insurance, who kept […]

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Free Income Tax Preparation Program

Posted on: January 2, 2023

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 […]

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