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Friends for Downers grove Township Seniors Board Chair Robert Petranek sent over some drone shots of the project so far. This week, most of the steel supporting the first floor is installed, Next week the prestressed concrete panels arrive for installation of the ground level subfloor, foundation insulation goes in, and the big hole gets […]

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Five Pack Frozen Meals available to seniors citizens 60 or over is on for August 20th! This has been a very popular and successful event in cooperation with the DuPage Senior Citizens Council.

YOU MUST REGISTER starting Monday, August 3rd, through Monday August 17th at Noon. PICK UP is Thursday August 20th from 1 P.M. […]

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On Monday, August 3, 2020, SAC will meet for the first time since February. We are meeting remotely through Zoom. SAC meetings are always open to the public, since they are considered public meetings. If you wish to attend, please contact our office for meeting information. Call Susan Mistretta: 630.719.6612 OR Human Services: 630-719-6670

SAC Agenda 08/03/20

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DuPage Health Coalition recently asked their clients/patients if they needed face masks and in just 24 hours more than 2,500 masks were requested! They learned that both adults and children needed masks. In a community as caring as ours, they just knew that there were lots of people who would want to help ensure […]

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It seems like cheats and thieves prey on our senior citizens at every opportunity. Here’s the latest scam. https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2020/07/15/fraudsters-may-be-targeting-seniors-by-applying-for-illinois-unemployment-debit-cards-in-their-names/

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State Senator John Curran will host an on-line Medicare event August 12 from 10am – 11:30am. Relax and attend in the comfort of your own home!

To join, visit Senator Curran’s website at www.senatorcurran.com. The link and password to join the event, will be on the front page of his website on the […]

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5 Pack Frozen Meals available to seniors citizens 60 or over is on for July 23rd! This has bee a very popular and successful event in cooperation with the DuPage Senior Citizens Council.

YOU MUST REGISTER starting now, ending Monday July 20th at Noon. PICK UP is Thursday July 23rd from 9am to 11am at […]

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A Thank You Note

On By

Getting ready to give!

We just finished our third event where we give seniors 60 and older a five-pack of frozen meals. Another 200 today. We’ve done three of these, partnering with our good friends at DuPage Senior Citizens Council.

We will have two more events to take us into the fall, and the next […]

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 Are you caring for or living with someone with dementia? AGE GUIDE is offering funding for Alzheimer’s & Dementia related issues including: chores, housekeeping, equipment, helpful technology, shopping services, home improvements for accessibility/safety, transportation and much much more. There are no financial restrictions!Time is limited. THE PROGRAM ENDS JUNE 3OTH!

Are you Living […]

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We’ve added a new section to our Transparency Page for the Township Multi-use Senior Center. There you’ll find information related to the project: Documents, Audited Monthly Bills, Daily Reports (some with pictures), and Photos & Videos.

We’ll try and keep this updated as we go so the public can follow our progress and see […]

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On Friday, June 5th, 2020, Downers Grove Township broke ground on its long-planned Township Multi-purpose Senior Center. The project is located immediately next door to the existing Township offices located at 4340 Prince, Downers Grove IL.

Attending the brief ceremony were over representatives of the non-profit volunteer groups and educational institutions that will make […]

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Third Time’s a Charm! 5 Pack Frozen Meals Available to Seniors 60 or over an encore event! This event was so popular DuPage Senior Citizens Council agreed to let us do it a third time!

YOU MUST REGISTER starting Monday June 1st, ending Monday June 22nd at Noon. PICK UP is Thursday June 25th […]

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With plans approved by the Village of Downers Grove, the Township Multi-use Senior Center project has been issued a Construction Permit and will begin the active phase of construction ASAP.

Supervisor Mark Thoman notes: “The issuance of the Construction Permit bring years of prep and months of planning, engineering, and design effort to a point […]

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It’s on until 11am people. If you signed up drive on by and get your five packs of delicious frozen meals!

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Supervisor’s Note: This is an outstanding example of how non-profit organizations reach out to help each other, to help those in need. These two call to actions, for food and funding for the 50 year young FISH Food and Clothing Pantry, provide not only a bridge over troubled waters for our most vulnerable citizens, but […]

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