Street Closures for Hot Summer Nights Car Shows

  A street party like no other, Danville’s Hot Summer Nights Car Shows combine classic cars with current rides and camaraderie to create an evening of summer celebration in picturesque downtown Danville.  The first Hot Summer Nights of the season is set for Thursday, July 13, 2017. Hours of the shows are 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A large […]

Acquiring easier than Disposing

Some options for those unwanted, unneeded Items By Joan Trezek Chances are good that you have a closet, garage area, maybe even a whole “spare” room where you store things “temporarily” until you can figure out the next move.  Perhaps you’ve noticed that weeks  go by and you still haven’t figured out whether to save, […]

Aging safely in their own home

How to Maintain Your Aging Loved One Safe and Happy in Their Own Home On Thursday, September 11th at 6:30 p.m., The Elder Care Team, in conjunction with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Contra Costa County will present an informative evening of information about how to best care and provide for aged family members. In this […]

Aging safely in their own home

How to Maintain Your Aging Loved One Safe and Happy in Their Own Home On Thursday, September 11th at 6:30 p.m., The Elder Care Team, in conjunction with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Contra Costa County will present an informative evening of information about how to best care and provide for aged family members. In this […]

What Medicare Covers in the Hospital

By David Sayen;                                                                                                 One of Medicare’s most […]

The key to ongoing health? Staying active

By Laurel T. Silver   Being over 60 is no reason to give up on physical activity and frequent exercise. However, age related restrictions can often make it difficult to establish and maintain a healthy routine. Fortunately, there are a variety of options for men and women of varying ages and physical abilities. Staying active […]

Consider the Conversation

The time to discuss end-of-life decisions is now                                                 The greatest gift you can give your family is to have open and honest conversations surrounding your wishes about medical treatments as your health […]

Meals on Wheels and C.C. Café

 C.C. Cafés Join us for lunch!
Enjoy a healthy, delicious lunch and socialize with friends at a C.C. Café. We serve lunch Monday through Friday. Reservations are required. Cafés are hosted by senior centers and recreational facilities. Along with lunch, you’ll usually find things to do such as bridge, yoga, crafts, or bingo. What’s for lunch? […]

Two ways to get your Medicare benefits

By David Sayen Some people may not realize it, but there are actually two ways to get Medicare benefits. The best-known way is Original Medicare. With Original Medicare, you can choose any doctor, hospital, or other healthcare provider you want, as long as they accept Medicare. When you receive medical services or goods, Medicare pays […]

The time to have end-of-life discussions is now

Consider the Conversation The greatest gift you can give your family is to have open and honest conversations surrounding your wishes about medical treatments as your health declines.  Although many people avoid end-of-life discussions, taking proactive steps can help keep you and your loved ones from being blindsided when a medical emergency may occur. The […]