Mission: To promote the education, health, and well-being of older adults.
Programs: Elder network has increased the frequency of its program volunteer training sessions. We are experiencing steady client growth through more client referrals and greater awareness within douglas and pope counties.
specific achievements this past year include two 21 hour training sessions for 15 new volunteers. 21 new clients identified, assessed, and matched with a volunteer bringing our total active peer clients to 69 as of 12/31/2014.
24 gathering out-of-home respite sessions were held providing 352 hours of social experiences for care receivers and providing 13 caregivers with 352 hours of a much needed break from their daily care giving duties.