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What to Expect on Day 1: Adult Day Services

September 28, 2020

In exploring senior care options, maybe you’ve decided that an adult day care program is right for your family. Maybe you’re even ready to take the step of committing to Senior Day Services’ adult day care program. If this is the case,..

Caring for Caregivers

September 28, 2020

Advice and Resources for Those Who Support Their Older Loved Ones Daily If you’re the primary caregiver to a parent, spouse, or older loved one, you’re not alone: over 43.5 million adults serve as unpaid caregivers within the US, according to a..

Meet Our Clients and Volunteers: Bill Mullen, Chris Mullen and Peggy Trently

August 28, 2020

A client, a caregiver and their senior companion share how Senior Day Services brought them together When Bill Mullen first heard about Senior Day Services’ Senior Companion program, he was reluctant to become a client. His son Chris, however,..

Meet Our Volunteers: Peggy Trently, Senior Companion Program

August 17, 2020

A spotlight on one of Senior Day Services’ dedicated Senior Companions Peggy Trently is a self-proclaimed “people person.” Her passion for reaching out to others in her community, especially the elderly, has led her to become one of Senior Day..

Meet Our Volunteers: Sandy Tyler, Senior Companion Program

July 28, 2020

A spotlight on one of Senior Day Services’ dedicated Senior Companions Going above and beyond to serve clients—that’s what 77-year-old Sandy Tyler is all about. A Senior Companion volunteer for the past 13 years, Sandy helps clients to navigate..

Community Resources for Older Adults

July 28, 2020

Caring for an elderly loved one can be overwhelming to navigate on your own.  Below are some local, state, and national resources which may help you and your family access the services you need. 

Senior Day Services Welcomes Mary Lynn Byers, Day Center Activities Director

July 16, 2020

Mary Lynn Byers recently joined Senior Day Services as its Day Center Activities Director. In this role, she will be responsible for directing, implementing and evaluating senior recreation activities as well as completing assessment and care..

Reopening On-Site Adult Day Care Services in Summer 2020

July 15, 2020

As Pennsylvania continues its reopening process, Senior Day Services looks forward to resuming many of our services for older adults in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Below, we’ll share everything we know (so far) about how and when we’re planning to..

Join Our Team. We're Hiring!

July 15, 2020

We are currently seeking a Director of our Senior Companion Program and an Administrative Assistant. You can review the job descriptions in full detail below, and if you'd like to apply, please send a cover letter and resume to ..

Meet Our Volunteers: Warren Barlow, Senior Companion Program

July 15, 2020

A spotlight on one of Senior Day Services’ dedicated Senior Companion Volunteers For over 15 years, Warren Barlow has been connecting with fellow seniors in the Lackawanna County area through Senior Day Services' Companion Program. A northeastern..