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Mark your calendars to come out and support Friends For Downers Grove Township Seniors, dedicated to supporting Township social services!

Here’s the link to donate! https://www.paypal.com/donate/?token=ZWbK_PZQLHuy4XV8hZgXYdCBC5SLTePXi38ysVy1jMm6NB9Ree4ySGiBpKTH5FEyEEyDHW&country.x=US&locale.x=US

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It’s that time of year again! Saturday, September 28th, from 8am to 10:30am, at the Westmont Fire Department, 6015 South Cass Avenue, Westmont, the annual Senior Car Care Checkup Clinic is fast approaching. NO registration is required.

Bring in your car for a multipoint safety inspection and an AARP approved CarFit inspection and adjustment. Volunteer […]

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Mark your calendars! Tuesday, August 27th, 2019, from 10am until 2pm here at Downers Grove Township, 4340 Prince, Downers Grove IL 60515, State Senator John Curran will host a Mobile Driver Services Facility where residents can get many things done locally and conveniently, including:

Renewal/correction of driver’s license Obtain a state ID card Purchase license […]

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Fall will be here before you know it. Plan on Saving the Date for the Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS) Fundraiser at Oak Trace 250 Village Drive Downers Grove on Thursday, October 3rd from 5-7PM. Tickets are only $25 apiece if you buy them before the event. They are $30 at […]

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Coming Again Soon! Our popular Senior Topic Series will begin again on Thursday, September 19th from 11-1pm in the Township Meeting Room at 4340 Prince St. Downers Grove. A FREE lunch will be provided. Find out what you don’t hear, and what can help make life a little easier! 

As we age, hearing […]

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Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS) is collaborating with Kelsey’s Resale Shop during the WHOLE month of August. If you purchase their clothing and accessories, all proceeds (after their bills) go to a not-for-profit each month. AUGUST is for the township seniors! 

Start your Christmas shopping early and/or get those […]

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Save the Date now to get a multi-point inspection on your car! Volunteer Mechanics, AARP CarFit Instructors, Sheriff’s Office Explorers and others collaborate each year to help older adults fit their cars correctly, make sure tires are filled adequately, check fluids and provide advice on next steps for car owners.

This event has proven to […]

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The Vintage Times is a popular televised half-hour segment on topics of interest for older adults. Its previous host was a trailblazer when it came to bringing subjects of importance and relevance to older adults in the longest-running continuous DGTV program in the western suburbs for over 30 years. 

Topics include: senior housing, transportation, mental […]

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FFDGTS is a tax deductible 501(c)3 that supports Downers Grove Township Senior Services.

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A great write up in The Suburban Life about the FISH Pantry! We’re very proud to have been working in partnership with the FISH Pantry for over 36 years, and look forward to a brighter, more visible future serving those in need.
You can read the full article here.
You […]

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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.
His is the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing. Come listen to our very special guest speaker, NASA volunteer ambassador Jim Jandora, […]

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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 […]

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Lexington Square in Lombard is hosting an event involving aging seniors with dementia. Panel members will guide your thoughts on when to make those decisions surrounding your loved ones. Please call to register if you are interested. 

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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 […]

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