by Mary Shannon
Senior members of your congregation can provide such a wealth of knowledge and connection to those older generations. When your senior church members are living alone, and with no family nearby, it’s only natural to want to provide them with some extra help every now and then. Knowing how to do so can be a challenge for churches and their members, but this list of helpful senior services and aging resources (presented by Profiles in Catholicism) ) can make helping older members easier.
Resources and Services to Help Keep Seniors Safe and Healthy
Many seniors prefer to age in place. Help keep them safe, comfortable, and healthy in their homes.
If Their Home Is Too Large for Their Needs, Help Them Finance a Downsize
Remodeling for Aging in Place
Costco Delivery Options for Seniors
Senior Meal Delivery Services
Search Upholstery Cleaning Near Me to Find Trusted Furniture Cleaners
Tips and Links to Help Aging Seniors Avoid Stress and Depression
Stress and isolation have a major impact on the mental health of seniors. Look for ways to relieve tension and help them socialize.
How to Help Seniors Cope with Depression
Hobbies to Help Relieve Stress
Websites and Tools to Help Seniors Stay Connected to Faith
Whether seniors attend church in person or view services online, you can still keep them connected to their faith.
Information to Help Church Families Enhance Senior Lives
Seniors will appreciate the opportunity to enjoy some fun activities.
Free and Discounted Services for Seniors
How to Organize a Meal Train for Seniors
Reaching out to seniors who are lonely or in need is such a wonderful gift of love and compassion. Hopefully, the resources and tips in this guide will make it much easier for church families to share that love with their senior members, and to share the compassion which makes up the heart of Christianity. Bless you in your efforts and bless the seniors in your church.
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