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Arlene Orr

Arlene Orr is a Naperville resident and member of the Naperville Senior Task Force.

Engaging Aging – Free car care safety clinic for seniors 50-plus

Did you know that the Naperville and Lisle Townships TRIAD offers free car safety evaluations twice per year for people over 50 years? On Sat.,...

Our Voices – Adult day services: What are they and why are they important?

What are “adult day services”? Firstly, they differ from seniors’ centers, which are often community centers or park district programs in which seniors participate. Adult...

Our Voices – Free CPR training for seniors

Did you know that Naperville’s Senior Task Force, in partnership with the Naperville Fire Department, offers free CPR training for seniors? “Silver CPR” came to...

Our Voices – Warm and wise for winter weather

Older adults: be ready for the “fun” weather! On cold mornings, before venturing out, be aware of the temperature, wind chill and humidity. There...

Our Voices – Tips for navigating the holiday blues

The holidays are often painted as a time of joy, love, and happiness. However, they can be particularly difficult as a senior, especially if...

Our Voices – Calling all seniors

Seniors, your input matters! Age Guide Northeastern Illinois wants your input in a Community Needs Assessment Survey. They want to hear from older adults to give...

Our Voices – Caregiver burnout

If you are a caregiver to a loved one, you undoubtedly know that it requires a huge responsibility. If you are caregiving with little...

Our Voices – Emergency? Plan, don’t panic!

September is National Preparedness Month and what better time to ask yourself, “How prepared am I for an emergency situation?” Seniors face more challenges in...

Our Voices – Medication Mindfulness

We’ve all taken medication at some point in our lives, but the longer you live, the higher the chances you will require medication to...

Our Voices – Ride Assist Naperville

Are you a senior living in Naperville and need a ride to a medical appointment? Ride Assist Naperville (RAN) can help! Ride Assist Naperville (RAN)...

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