Currently viewing the tag: "Senior Services"

Click on the image to get a close up on all the tasty details!
FFDGTS is a tax deductible 501(c)3 that supports Downers Grove Township Senior Services.

Continue Reading

The Downers Grove Lions Club, dedicated to advocacy for vision, is having a Reception & Wine Tasting Fundraiser on Thursday, June 13th at the Downers Grove Wine Shop at 6PM. The location is at 1202 75th Street Downers Grove. The admission price is $25 per person and entitles guests to assorted hors d’ oeuvres, fine […]

Continue Reading

It’s time to register for the 4th segment in our popular series! Thursday, June 13 from 11-1PM. The Township meeting room- 4340 Prince Street Downers Grove. A FREE lunch will be provided.  This is the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing. Come listen to our very special guest speaker, NASA volunteer ambassador Jim […]

Continue Reading

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

Mainstreet Senior Expo!

On By

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

File of Life Saves Lives

On By

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

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 cathy.rager@dgtownship.com or Susan Mistretta susan.mistretta@dgtownship.com or call 630-719-6670.

[…]

Continue Reading

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

Moving to the Future

On By

In 2018 DG Township Supervisor Mark Thoman worked with the Village of Downers Grove to align Township properties in Downers Grove with the Village Zoning Ordinance. Supervisor Thoman petitioned for all parcels to be consolidated and rezoned to a single INP-1 — small institutional — parcel. Downers Grove Township does not have the built-out space […]

Continue Reading

Downers Grove Township Senior Advisory Committee (SAC)  and Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS) are sponsoring the next installment in our popular Senior Survival “Lunch & Learn” Series. The first seminar was well attended providing timely and important information about Senior Scams and Fraud, as well as, Medicare for 2019. Questions were welcome, and […]

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

People’s Resource Center (PRC) has just launched a series of 8 Job Assistance Workshops at Downers Grove Public Library. The workshop will help residents of any age understand resume writing in our “tech” age, phone interviewing, salary negotiation, multi-generational communication and job searching. Additionally, the Westmont location has a variety of computer classes for all […]

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

Support Our Seniors!

On By

Check out City Barbecue on Ogden! They will donate 25% of the proceeds from those attending AND presenting this flyer when they purchase food. It’s simple! Come out to support us on Friday, February 1st between 10am and 1pm. Sponsored by Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS) to support township senior programming and activities.

[…]

Continue Reading

Watch DG Channel 6 and AT&T U-verse Channel 99 – Wednesdays at 6pm and Thursdays at 9pm
Also – Comcast Public Access Channel 19 – Thursdays at 6pm

Contact our township office for a DVD copy of the programs or contact your local libraries.

Cathy Rager
Downers Grove Township
Senior Services Coordinator
Continue Reading

Calendar

July 2019
S M T W T F S
« Jun    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  

Archives…

PageLines