Because the first Art and Craft Show hosted by the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) last November was such a success, everyone is excited about the upcoming show on June 9! The show is just another example of NSC’s efforts to help seniors thrive! So many NSC clients, volunteers, and friends are interested in art and crafts...
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 11:56:00 AM
As we start to enjoy attending Zoom meetings from the comfort of our own home, we can appreciate that there should be rules and etiquette to follow.
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 11:45:00 AM
Come join the best group of them all! The Big Thinkers Group was created to help older adults, those over 60, join with others to have a good time learning about technology!
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 11:24:00 AM
The Importance of Friendly Visits
Older adults are at increased risk for loneliness and social isolation because they likely live alone, have lost family members and friends, and have chronic illnesses. Social isolation increases their risks for additional medical conditions.
The Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) ‘Care Call & Friendly Visitor Program’ provides needed social contact for clients who live alone and feel isolated.
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 8:03:00 AM
Helping Seniors Lead a Happy Life
Among the things experts recommend seniors do to live a fulfilled life are to stay active, build social connections, volunteer in the community, never stop learning, and always look for new interests.
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 7:50:00 AM
Helping Seniors Eat Better to Live Better!
To make nutritious food more available and accessible to Northland seniors, the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) has started construction on the “Plate of Hope” pantry!
According to Kelley Creek, NSC Community Aging Specialist, “Since 2019, the NSC staff has talked about helping get nutritious food into the hands of our clients...
Tuesday, November 14, 2023 8:30:00 AM
It was an honor for staff and volunteers from the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) to be invited to join the celebration of the 100th birthday of their Meals on Wheels and Friendly Visitor Client Margie!
Tuesday, November 14, 2023 8:26:00 AM
Seniors rely on Medicare for health care coverage.
Helping seniors have the most appropriate and most economical coverage is the goal of the Medicare Services offered by the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC).
Medicare is not a one size Read More
Friday, November 10, 2023 1:51:00 PM
The group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 10am until noon and has grown and grown. Although newcomers are always welcome and encouraged to come whenever they can, there are 27 regular attendees, ages 60 to 90, who seldom Read More
Friday, November 10, 2023 1:30:00 PM
Northland Shepherd’s Center has seen a goal completed. The New Technology Center is open for business! The present location had been used as a storage area, is now a shiny new area to greet participants in the Technology Center.
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 12:05:00 PM