www.cityofalhambra.org 26 SENIOR SPECIAL SERVICES & LUNCH CELEBRATIONS SENIOR SPECIAL SERVICES SCREENINGS & SPECIAL SERVICES BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS Bi-weekly blood pressure screenings are Co-Sponsored by Alhambra Hospital. 2nd & 4th Monday 10:00 AM OTHER HEALTH SCREENINGS “Glucose Screening” Friday, January 26th 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Presented by AGA & Dreamweaver Medical Group *No eating after midnight, this is a fasting test. Tests are first come first served. “Posture & Trigger Point Screening” Friday, February 23rd 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Presented by United Integrated Healthcare “Glucose Screening” Friday, April 27th 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Presented by AGA & Dreamweaver Medical Group *No eating after midnight, this is a fasting test. Tests are first come first served. “Muscle Testing” Friday, May 25th 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Presented by United Integrated Healthcare “Glucose Screening” Friday, June 29th 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Presented by AHMC Health Foundation & Alhambra Hospital Medical Center *No eating after midnight, this is a fasting test. Tests are first come first served. HEALTH INSURANCE COUNSELING AND ADVOCACY PROGRAM (HICAP) Presented by Center for Health Care Rights There’s a lot to know about Medicare and now there’s help to make sense of it all. HICAP volunteer counselors provide unbiased information, counseling and assistance on Medicare and related health care coverage. All one hour HICAP consultations are free of charge. 3rd Tuesday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM *Appointments are required ROSE HILLS -WHATYOU NEEDTO KNOW Planning for end of life needs can be challenging and overwhelming for individuals and their families. There are many questions that need to be clarified in advance. Camilla Yen, Family Services Counselor and Soledad Castillo, Preplanning Advisor from Rose Hills will be here to answer your questions and assist you with any preplanning needs. Fridays 10:00 am - 2:00 pm SPECIAL LUNCH CELEBRATIONS SENIOR NUTRITION PROGRAM The Senior Nutrition Program, offered Monday through Friday at 11:00AM, provides a hot, nutritionally balanced congregate meal to senior citizens 60+ years of age. Lunch is provided by YWCA/Intervale Senior Services for a suggested donation of $3.00. Reservations are a must and should be made one day in advance. Reservations can be made by calling (626) 458- 4455 Monday through Friday between 9:30 AM and 12:00 PM. Lunch reservations are first come first served. City Staff plan fun “celebrations” in conjunction with the YWCA’s Nutrition Program. Stop by the Joslyn Adult Center to pick up a monthly lunch menu and schedule of “celebrations.” Participation in “Celebrations”requires a lunch reservation. HOME DELIVERED MEALS The Home Delivered Meal Program is offered through YWCA/ Intervale Senior Services and provides healthy meals to homebound older adults. The meals can be hot lunches that are delivered each weekday, or can be frozen meals that are delivered in a package of seven once per week. For more information on how to receive this service call (626) 214-9465. BIRTHDAY & LUNCH CELEBRATIONS Birthdays are celebrated the first Wednesday of the month, during the Senior Nutrition Program. Celebrate your birthday or cheer on your friends! Birthday celebrants receive a token gift. (You must be present at your birthday month celebration to be honored and receive a token gift). January 3rd, February 7th , March 7th , April 4th , May 2nd , & June 6th . Co-Sponsored by Care 1st Health Plan and Del Mar Park. ELVIS PRESLEY BIRTHDAY LUNCH E-111 Monday, January 8th 11:00 AM FREE Today we celebrate the King of Rock n’ Roll. Wear your blue suede shoes and get ready to be“All Shook Up”listening to the music of the King! Co-Sponsored by Del Mar Park. NATIONAL FIG NEWTON DAY E-112 Tuesday, January 16th 11:00 AM FREE Did you know that fig rolls were invented in ancient Egypt? They have been a popular snack in America since 1891. Enjoy the cookie named after Newton, Massachusetts or some believe Sir Issac Newton. Co-Sponsored by Health Care Partners. NATIONAL PUZZLE DAY LUNCH E-113 Monday, January 29th 11:00 AM FREE Challenge yourself and your friends today at lunch with puzzles to test every skill level. If your pleasure is Sudoko, Crossword, Word Search, or Jigsaw Puzzles; your challenge awaits! Complete a puzzle and you will be entered in a raffle to win a gift. Co-Sponsored by Mario Manzanilla, Sr. Mortage & Reverse Mortgage Specialist.