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Calling all Seniors and Older Adults! This is your chance to learn about the many services that are available to you in your local area. Westmont Park District Community Center is hosting this interactive event on Friday, May 3rd from 8:30am until noon. In addition to gathering information on local resources, there will be […]Continue Reading →
Mainstream Organization of Realtors, The Community House, Township of Downers Grove and Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS) are hosting this one-of-a-kind event on Tuesday, May 21st from 9am-1pm at The Community House in Hinsdale. There will be three educational seminars along with many vendors (including not-for-profits & local businesses). Information and resources […]Continue Reading →
A File of Life kit contains a standardized medical information card in a magnetic pouch which is designed to be placed on the front of a refrigerator. There is also a smaller card and pouch to be carried in a purse or wallet. These cards will help police and emergency response teams have instant […]Continue Reading →
Join The Discussion:
Learn about the proposed State Budget Give your input Ask questions about state government
When: Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at 7 – 8:30 pm
Where: Downers Grove Township Board Room, 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove IL 60515
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Looking for Something to Do? People’s Resource Center of Westmont is hosting free DROP-IN events for active adults on the first Friday of every month from 10am-12noon. Bring your creativity with you and join the fun. No special talents are needed and no reservation is required. Get out of the house for a couple of […]Continue Reading →
Please join us for the 3rd installment in our popular Senior Survival “Lunch & Learn” series. Put Thursday, May 16th on your calendar from 11:00am – 1:00pm. A FREE lunch is provided. You must call to register since space is limited. Please contact Cathy Rager firstname.lastname@example.org or Susan Mistretta email@example.com or call 630-719-6670.
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Dial-A-Ride is a limited, curb-to-curb, shared-ride service for Downers Grove Township residents who are 65 and over, and for qualified persons with disabilities of any age. Riders with disabilities, who are UNDER 65, must have an RTA/ADA card.
In order to ride Dial-A-Ride, you must be a permanent resident of Downers Grove Township. Motels, hotels, […]Continue Reading →
The 2nd installment in Downers Grove Township’s Senior Survival Series “Spring Cleaning” brought local residents out to get information on 2 special topics: Estate Planning and Health & Wellness. It’s never too soon to start thinking about the future and how we can prepare to get there… whether for ourselves or a loved one!
Eileen […]Continue Reading →
Once a year Downers Grove Township and AARP host an eight-hour class on driving and vehicle safety, targeting drivers over 50 years of age (although any age can attend). Upon class completion, students receive a certificate for an insurance discount (discounts may vary, but are mandated under state law).
The Smart Driver Class is also […]Continue Reading →
AARP Smart Driver Course (One Day!)
Saturday, March 9, 2019 8-5PM 4340 Prince Street Downers Grove
Every year the Township of Downers Grove sponsors the AARP Smart Driver Course for residents aged 55 & older. This is a great opportunity designed especially for adults who work during the week, however, anyone can attend! DG […]Continue Reading →
City Barbecue will give 25% of the proceeds for attending participants (bring a flyer) to Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS) to support Senior programming and activities. Come out THIS Friday, February 1st between the hours of 10:30am -10:30pm and let them know, with your flyer, that it’s for FFDGTS!Continue Reading →
Are you an older adult looking for vital information on Medicare, Senior Scams, Safety, Housing, Transportation and More? If so, join our safari into the unknown with the Township “Senior Survival Series.” This lunch & learn series (we provide a free lunch) will cover topics of extreme interest and benefit to seniors 55 and older. […]Continue Reading →
4340 Prince Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Main (630) 719-6600
Mon - Fri, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm