Weekly Resource for Seniors and Family
Join us for Senior Moments every Wednesday at 7:30A and 12P as KVON’s Wine Country Live Host, Barry Martin, talks to experts about issues that are most important to the Older Adult population in Napa County.
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This is a project of Leadership Napa Valley brought to you by: Queen of the Valley Medical Center, Queen of the Valley Community Benefit and Community Action Napa Valley (CANV).
August 28, 2019
Madeline Feldon, Immigration Attorney, will inform us on the immigration issues that affect Napa County seniors.
August 21, 2019
Lenore Hirsch, Author, “Live and Laugh, Advice for Aging Boomers” will remind us that if we can laugh at ourselves as we get older, we will be wiser and happier.
August 14, 2019
August 7, 2019
Matt Wilcox, Transit Manager, and Christina Lee, Communications Officer, Napa Valley Transportation Authority, discussed Senior transportation services NVTA offers.
July 31, 2019
Heather Stanton, Chair, Napa County Commission on Aging and Joe Cherry, Assistant Public Guardian, informed us about services Health and Human Services offers the Senior population.
July 24, 2019
Suzi Hubbard, Visit Napa Valley Manager, talked about the benefits of Volunteering.
July 17, 2019
Doug Pettie, Eagle Cycling Club, Ride Director, highlighted the importance of staying active, including cycling.
July 10, 2019
Tiffanie Walker, Information and Assistance Program Manager, Collabria Care, shared how she serves Napa County Seniors (60+) providing resources and linking them to agencies to serve their needs.
June 26, 2019
Kerri Dorman and Marita Dorenbecher, Councilmembers, Town of Yountville, addressed the importance of Emergency Preparedness.
June 19, 2019
Monica Stevens and Brenda Burke, Jameson Animal Rescue, talked about their Senior Citizens’ Pet Wellness Program.
June 12, 2019
Julia Orr, Molly’s Angels, Executive Director, discussed senior transportation that is available to Napa County Seniors and adults with disabilities.
June 5, 2019
Ian Stanley, LGBTQ Connection, Program Director, and Major Woolard, LGBT Senior Discussions Group co-facilitator, talked about their work with LGBT seniors and their experiences.
May 29, 2019
Mike Smith, Physical Therapist, Queen of the Valley Medical Center, discussed how to prevent falls.
May 22, 2019
Kristin Brown, Napa County Comprehensive Services for Older Adults, gave an overview of the Senior services Napa County offers.
May 15, 2019
Gerardo Martin, Napa County Hispanic Chamber, discussed the financial impacts issues that affect the Senior population.
May 8, 2019
Senator Bill Dodd informed us about senior legislation.
May 1, 2019
Robert Plummer, Napa Police Chief, talked about senior home safety and security.
April 24, 2019
Susan Gonzalez, MD, President of St. Joseph Health Medical Group, addressed senior sexuality.
April 17, 2019
Rob Weiss, Executive Director, Mentis touched on Alzheimer’s and dementia.
April 10, 2019
Doug Wilson, DO, talked about palliative and hospice care.
April 3, 2019
Allison Hailey, District Attorney, Napa County discussed issues her team is seeing with the Senior Community in Napa County.
March 27, 2019
Jim Diel, Acting Mental Health Director, Napa County, addressed the County’s efforts to help the Senior population.
March 20, 2019
Shirley King, Community Action of Napa Valley Food Bank Program Director, talked about the collection and distribution their program offers our community in addition to some facts about Older Adults in Napa County.
March 13, 2019
Aura Silva and Salvador Nunez told us about CARE Network and how they provide complex case management and transitional care from hospital to home and brief care services to vulnerable populations in Napa County.
March 6, 2019
Heather Stanton, Chair, Napa County Commission on Aging, kicks off the Senior Moments segment providing an overview of Napa County Seniors.