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FEBRUARY 2021

REMINDER! 2020 Tax Season Begins February 12th, 2021!

You may download the most current flyer HERE (2/24/21)

JANUARY 2021

Project SCOUT is starting to receive calls about the latest round of stimulus checks. Yes, they are on their way....

Posted by The Seniors Council of Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties on Monday, January 4, 2021

DECEMBER 2020

The Seniors Council office will be closed for the Christmas/New Years holidays. We will reopen at 9:00am on January 4th, 2021.

NOVEMBER 2020

Falls Prevention: Assesment, Education and Independence virtual roundtable set for Friday, November 20th at 10:00 am.

OCTOBER 2020

Details for the new Seniors Council Falls Prevention Program are close to being finalized. Please watch for an announcement soon.

Social Isolation: Real Hope and Real Solutions virutal roundtable set for October 21st at 10am.

An update from the Director of the Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion programs.

Companion for Life page has been update.

The Seniors Council is a community-based non-profit, tax exempt 501(c)(3) organization providing services in Santa Cruz, San Benito, Monterey and Santa Clara Counties. It is the mission of the Seniors Council to enable older persons to function with independence and dignity in their homes and in the community to their fullest capacity.

The Seniors Council is a member of the Human Care Alliance

  • Operates the Area Agency on Aging in San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties and Santa Clara Counties.
  • Operates the Foster Grandparent Program in Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito and Santa Clara and Santa Cruz Counties.
  • Operates the Senior Companion Program in Santa Cruz, San Benito, Santa Clara Counties and Monterey Counties.
  • Operates Project SCOUT program, providing tax-preparation and assistance through its dedicated core of volunteers in Santa Cruz County.
  • Operates the Companion For Life Project providing personal emergency response equipment that will summon help for seniors when it is needed.

Healthy at Home

WHAT: A virtual conversation about staying fit and safe while indoors

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WHAT: FALLS PREVENTION: ASSESSMENT-EDUCATION-INDEPENDENCE

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