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County publishes new directory for senior services

County publishes new directory for senior services

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities, in partnership with the Senior Services Provider Group, Inc., and the Friends of Arundel Seniors, Inc. have published the 2016-2017 edition of the “Services for Seniors, Adults with Disabilities, and Caregivers.”  The free directory is released each year during May, which is Older Americans Month.  The […]

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Caregiver workshop offered

Caregiver workshop offered

| June 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to present an educational workshop for family caregivers.  The June workshop, “Know Thy Parent, Know Thyself: A Self-Exploration for Caregivers,” presented by Jennifer FitzPatrick, MSW, LCSW-C., will be held on June 14th at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center located at 119 S. Villa Ave in Annapolis.  The […]

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Villages at Two Rivers top open new club on April 30th

Villages at Two Rivers top open new club on April 30th

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bethesda based developer, Classic Group, LLC, is thrilled to announce the grand opening event for The Villages at Two Rivers 15,000 square foot Clubhouse, known as “The Villages Club”, on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 11am – 4pm. The event is open to the public. This Clubhouse, located at 1425 Two Rivers Blvd. Odenton, Maryland, […]

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Sunrise of Annapolis named one of the top senior living communities

Sunrise of Annapolis named one of the top senior living communities

| January 27, 2016 | 1 Comment

Everyone at the Sunrise of Annapolis – Annapolis, MD works hard to provide a superior experience for residents and their family members, but often the hard work of caregiving in a senior living home goes unnoticed. Not so this year. SeniorAdvisor.com just released their Best of 2016 Awards and Sunrise of Annapolis was one of […]

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Annapolis seniors hosting a jewelry and bake sale

Annapolis seniors hosting a jewelry and bake sale

| November 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

Jewelry, bake sale to be held at senior activity center The public is invited to a jewelry sale which will be held 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., Dec. 1-4 at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center at 119 S. Villa Ave. in Annapolis. A bake sale will also be held on Dec. 1. The jewelry on […]

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Spring Arbor, new retirement community opens in Severna Park

Spring Arbor, new retirement community opens in Severna Park

| November 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

HHHunt announces the grand opening and ribbon cutting for Spring Arbor of Severna Park in Severna Park, Maryland on October 29, 2015 at 4:00 pm. The first Spring Arbor community in Maryland, it includes 78 senior apartments featuring spacious studios and one and two bedroom suites, as well as a variety of services for assisted […]

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Department of Aging offers Senior Citizen Plus program to eligible seniors

Department of Aging offers Senior Citizen Plus program to eligible seniors

| October 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities is offering interested individuals an opportunity to join the Senior Center Plus Program.  Senior Center Plus is a structured, supervised day program for older adults who may not be able to navigate a senior activity center independently.  This program offers a level of care between Independent […]

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Ginger Cover residents help the Bay with new oysters

Ginger Cover residents help the Bay with new oysters

| June 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

Five residents of the Ginger Cove retirement community in Annapolis are participating in the Oyster Restoration Project operated by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. Meade Rudasill, Gene Avallone, Dwight Barlett, and Bill Clark have joined John Kenny, who has been running the oyster gardening program at Ginger Cove for […]

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Ginger Cove conducts food drive

Ginger Cove conducts food drive

| April 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Thanks to the efforts of Ginger Cove residents and employees, The Maryland Food Bank had to use a forklift to pick up barrels of donated food late last month.  What started as a food drive to collect $1,000 and 8 barrels of food, resulted in “a smashing success,” according to Ginger Cove resident and food […]

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South County Senior Center announces February events

South County Senior Center announces February events

| February 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

The South County Senior Center in Edgewater announces the following events:  MINI BOOK FAIR Tuesday, February 24 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. February’s sale will feature romance novels! Stop by the center and browse our selection of books for sale, all at very reasonable prices! VAN TRIP: BANNEKER-DOUGLASS MUSEUM AND LUNCH AT BUDDY’S CRABS AND RIBS […]

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Annapolis Senior activity Center to celebrate Black History Month

Annapolis Senior activity Center to celebrate Black History Month

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Senior Activity Center has planned some events in February for Black History Month. Unless otherwise noted, the events will be held at the center at 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis, Md. Anne Arundel Community College instructor Nat Martin will present a condensed version of the history of jazz at 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 10. […]

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Calling artists with disabilities

Calling artists with disabilities

| January 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Artists of all ages with disabilities who reside in Anne Arundel County are invited to submit artwork to the 2015 Artists Without Limits Art Exhibit. This exhibit will feature works of art created exclusively by Anne Arundel County artists with disabilities. The exhibit will kick off with an Opening Night Reception on April 16, 2015 […]

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Caregiver workshops offered by Department of Aging

Caregiver workshops offered by Department of Aging

| January 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to present an educational workshop for family caregivers. The January workshop, “Mapping the Final Journey” presented by Lou Lukas, MD, Hospice and Palliative Care., will be held on January 15th at the Arnold Senior Activity Center. The workshop is presented at no cost to the public by […]

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County to provide high-dose flu vaccine to seniors

County to provide high-dose flu vaccine to seniors

| October 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will host two seasonal flu vaccine clinics in October for County residents age 65 and older. These high-dose flu vaccine clinics are free, by appointment only, and supplies are limited. The high-dose flu vaccine is only manufactured for seniors. The clinics will be held from 8:30 a.m. to […]

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Caregiver workshops scheduled

Caregiver workshops scheduled

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 Caregiver Workshops: Oh, the Places You’ll Go! The workshops will be held at the Arnold Senior Activity Center and the Pascal Senior Activity Center beginning September 18, 2014 and continuing through June 18, 2015, 6:30-8:30 p.m. They are presented free […]

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Annapolis Senior Center wins photo contest

Annapolis Senior Center wins photo contest

| September 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Senior Activity Center took home first place in the National Council on Aging Falls Free® Photo Contest. The winning photo (attached) will be used to promote Falls Prevention Awareness Day on September 23, 2014. The photo depicts Tai Chi students at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center as they perform the “Golden Rooster” pose. Many of the […]

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Senior Center Plus Coming To Pascal

Senior Center Plus Coming To Pascal

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Beginning Tuesday, February 11th, the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities will offer Senior Center Plus twice per week at the Pascal Senior Activity Center in Glen Burnie.  Currently the program is offered once a week at four of Anne Arundel County’s senior activity centers. Senior Center Plus is a supervised day program […]

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Black History Month To Be Celebrated At Annapolis Senior Centers

Black History Month To Be Celebrated At Annapolis Senior Centers

| January 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Senior Activity Center will celebrate Black History Month with four different activities at the center at 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis, Md. The month will kick off with the seniors watching the movie, “The Butler,” at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 11. Directed by Lee Daniels and inspired by a true story, the movie tells […]

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Caregiver Workshops Scheduled

Caregiver Workshops Scheduled

| January 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Caregivers are invited to attend the “The Dementia Series: Living in the Land of Oz,” workshops scheduled for January 28, February 4, and February 11 at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center. These free workshops are presented by the National Family Caregiver Support Program of the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities. This series […]

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125 Years Of Senior Center Leadership

125 Years Of Senior Center Leadership

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities recognized over 125 years of combined leadership experience among its seven Senior Activity Center Directors.  These directors make a positive impact on the communities they serve each day, engaging older adults in life-changing activities. Anne Arundel County’s Senior Activity Centers offer a wide range of educational […]

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2013 Disability Awareness Day Honoree And Awardees Recognized

2013 Disability Awareness Day Honoree And Awardees Recognized

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

2013 Disability Awareness Day (DAD) on Oct. 26 at Westfield Annapolis Mall featured information on disability issues, interactive exhibits and live entertainment.  Businesses or organizations that provide employment or other accommodations for individuals with disabilities were honored with Executive Citations.  “These organizations play a vital role in enhancing opportunities and services for residents of Anne […]

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County Celebrates Foster Grandparents

County Celebrates Foster Grandparents

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) Annual Years of Service Recognition took place on October 18th at Woods Memorial Church in Severna Park.  Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman, 59 FGP volunteers, FGP Advisory Council members, and Anne Arundel County Department of Aging & Disabilities staff were in attendance.  The FGP volunteers were honored for […]

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