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People’s Resource Center, Senior Director of Programs, Christina LePage states:

“Through sharing personal narratives, we hope to move forward as a community and promote growth and healing together. The theme for our 2021 edition is “Transition”. We are inviting the DuPage community to submit artwork and writing that reflect this theme.” Submissions must be digital […]

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DuPage County Senior Citizens Council’s Meals on Wheels Program (with special funding) has coordinated with Downers Grove Township in offering 5ct. Frozen Meal Packs for Township “seniors” who are 60 and above. There is no income requirement to qualify for these meals- only age.   

Dates: June 24, July 15, August 19 and September 23 (all Thursdays) between […]

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Although the Township is temporarily closed to electronic recycling, there are other locations in the surrounding area available for electronic recycling. Please follow the link to the County website: https://www.dupageco.org/ElectronicsRecycling/

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Since May 17th, DuPage County Health Department has been offering vaccines to walk-ins, as well as children ages 12-17 years old at the county location in Wheaton. For more information use the following link: https://www.dupagehealth.org/667/COVID-19-Vaccine

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DCHD Dental Clinic is OPEN!

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The DuPage County Health Department Dental Clinic is now open to clients who qualify according to income guidelines. There are two locations, one in Lombard and one in Wheaton. Low Cost Fees are charged and Medicaid is accepted. 
Please click on the YouTubeLink below to see and hear more about it!

DCHD Dental Clinic

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The first IN-PERSON Career Fair Event is at Ty Warner Park Pavilion in Westmont on June 10th. The second will be VIRTUAL via Zoom a week later, on June 17th. Both will be from 9am to 12 noon. Registration is MANDATORY in order to attend due to capacity limitation.

Interested Job Seekers can register here: https://www.peoplesrc.org/6th-annual-career-fair/

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You must register to participate in the meal distribution on Thursday, May 27th 9-11am. 

You will be assigned your particular window of time when you register.

Email: humanservices@dgtownship.com; or call Cathy/Susan at 630.719.6670

Meals are provided by a grant through Dupage County Senior Citizens Council’s Meals on Wheels Program. YOU ONLY NEED TO BE […]

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Our popular older adult topic series is back in action!

Our 2nd Installment is on Thursday, June 3rd from 12-2pm. You will find out about senior living options and opportunities – whether you stay in place or move on to somewhere else.

Registration for the seminar is required. Lunch will be provided. 

To […]

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PRC (Westmont) proudly announces upcoming classes and workshops on job assistance, art, literacy and health. For general information about PRC (food distribution hours, social services, etc.), visit their website at: https://www.peoplesrc.org/

Literacy Programs: https://www.peoplesrc.org/adult-learning-literacy/

April’s Events Calendar: https://www.peoplesrc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-APRIL-JA-Calendar-1.pdf

Virtual Art Classes: https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox/FMfcgxwLtQWsRGnQMBWmmRsHSRrkddNx?projector=1&messagePartId=0.4

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We’re pleased to announce that Chamber 630 will be helping us with our dedication ceremony on March 19th at 10am. This will be a combination live and on-line event. Posted is a brief walk-through created by our FFDGTS foundation Chair Robert Petranek and Township Supervisor Mark Thoman for Chamber 630.
https://youtu.be/XZeBG53ozGI

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PRC houses one of the local food pantries for area residents in need. They also offer some great programs focusing on specific topics such as: Computer Training, Arts, Literacy and Job Searching.

Check out flyer for registration information.

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The following locations are providing free tax preparation help for seniors. Please keep in mind that space and tax aides are limited due to Covid 19 restrictions. These are on a first come first serve basis (or other criteria depending on the sites). These are the only approved locations for AARP Tax Preparation Services this […]

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People’s Resource Center (PRC) of Westmont will be hosting Virtual Art Classes in February and would also like to enlist any interested ART VOLUNTEERS to help teach classes and share skills.
Check out their flyer for classes and times.

For More Information Contact: 

Lesley Gena
Director of Art Programs
People’s Resource Center
201 S. Naperville Rd. Wheaton, IL 60187 […]

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Healthy Lifestyle Workshops Online

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People’s Resource Center (PRC) is promoting healthy lifestyles through their online ZOOM workshops in November. Take a look, participate and gather knowledge on how to live a healthier in these trying times!

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 How can we reduce anxiety for older adults with dementia when they come to family gatherings? This webinar will offer helpful tips and suggestions on how to navigate these events successfully, with the least stress for all involved, while providing a safe atmosphere for our special family members. This webinar, offered by Elderwerks, not only provides […]

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