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Seniors 50+ Programs


       Specialty Classes                   are unable to leave their home or have   using stairs or use a mobility aid . Hours of
                                           difficulty shopping or preparing nutritious   operation are 9am–4pm . The Shuttles are
       AARP DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM          meals . The suggested donation per meal is   free, although donations are accepted . To
                                           $3 . No eligible participant will be denied   schedule your ride call 206-727-6262 .
       AARP offers this eight hour course on   meals if unable to make a contribution .
       driving for adults age 50 and above . All work   Liquid nutritional supplements such as  VOLUNTEER TRANSPORTATION
       will be in a classroom setting . Participants
       who complete the course will receive a 2–3   Ensure and Ensure Plus are also available   Qualified volunteer drivers provide rides
                                           through the program . Call 253-835-6903
       year certification . Present the certification   for information .      for seniors to medical appointments and
       to your insurance company and receive a                                 other essential services . Call at least 7
       discount . There will be a $20 material fee   Special Services          days in advance . There is no charge for
       for non AARP members and a $15 material                                 transportation service . This program
       fee for members, payable to the instructor   FINANCIAL ADVICE           is offered by Senior Services of Seattle/
       on the first day of class Register early; at                            King County . Please call 206-448-5740 for
       least one week prior to class start date to   John Bailey, Certified Financial Planner,   more information .
       insure a space .                    is available for seniors by appointment
                                           on the first Wednesday of each month  Trips & Excursions
       AARP Driver Safety                  from 1–3pm . Mr . Bailey provides FREE
       Age 50 + |  2 days                  one-on-one private advice on taxes,  COLLETTE EXTENDED TRAVEL
       ID#58024 | 9/19–9/20 | Tu–W | 9am–1pm
                                           money management, financial planning,
       AARP Driver Safety                  trust insurance, and pension . Please call   The Federal  Way Community Center
       Age 50 + |  2 days                  253-835-6925 for appointment .      provides extended travel opportunities
                                                                               through a partnership with Collette
       ID#58025 | 10/17–10/18 | Tu–W | 9am–1pm
                                           SENIOR RIGHTS ASSISTANCE            Vacations . With these trips you’ll enjoy
       AARP Driver Safety                                                      the luxury of paying one fee that will
       Age 50 + |  2 days                  The second Tuesday of each month a   cover all of your airfare, accommodations,
       ID#58026 | 11/21–11/22 | Tu–W | 9am–1pm  trained volunteer from Senior Rights   transportation, and most of your meals
                                           Assistance is available by appointment   for the trip . For more information on
       AARP Driver Safety                  to discuss Durable Powers of Attorney,   our extended travel opportunities call
       Age 50 + |  2 days
       ID#58027 | 12/19–12/20 | Tu–W | 9am–1pm  Advance Directives for Health Care (Living   the Federal Way Community Center at
                                           Wills) and the basic concept of Wills, Living   253-835-6925
       Nutrition                           Trusts, Community Property Agreements,
                                           and Probate . Please call 253-835-6925 for
       HOT LUNCH PROGRAM                   an appointment .
       Please stop in and join us for an authentic  SHIBA —STATEWIDE HEALTH
       Latino meal on Fridays at 12pm . Our  INSURANCE BENEFITS ADVISORS
       chef is great and always welcoming . For   Do you need help understanding your
       participants over 62 years of age there   Medicare options? A SHIBA volunteer
       is a $3 suggested donation . For all other   is available by appointment the second
       participants under 62 years of age a charge
       of $5 .75 is required .             Tuesday of each month . Please call
                                           253-835-6925 for an appointment .
       KOREAN ELDER                        HYDE SHUTTLE SERVICE
       LUNCH PROGRAM
                                           The Hyde Shuttles offer free door-to-door
       Traditional Korean meals are served every   service throughout the Federal Way city
       Tuesday and Thursday at 12pm . The
       suggested donation is $3 . In addition to the   limits, transporting riders to the Federal   AMERICA’S MUSIC CITIES
                                           Way Community Center, grocery shopping,
       lunch program the Evergreen Club provides                               FEATURING NEW ORLEANS,
       supportive services to Korean seniors to   the library, bank, to visit a friend, cultural   MEMPHIS & NASHVILLE
                                           and social activities, medical appointments,
       help sustain them in the community .
       English as a second language, social work,   and any local errands . Riders 55+ are eligible   Special Presentation Date: Wednesday,
                                           and can register by phone; there is no
                                                                               September 27, 2017 at 2 pm. Please RSVP
       socialization activities, and more .
                                           application to fill out or in-person eligibility   253-835-6925
       MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAM             screening . Riders may request service up to   Deadline to Register: 10/16/2017
                                           30 days in advance and same day service
       Frozen home-delivered meals are     on a space available basis . The Shuttles are   $2999 DBL . $3899 SNGL .
       available for persons age 60 and older who   lift-equipped for people who have difficulty   ID#58475 | 4/15–4/22 | Su –Su

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