Confined to your home and alone? How to make it through the pandemic

News stories today are full of articles on how to depend on family support systems for help during the pandemic. These stories range from the serious “What to do with your children if you get sick” to the more mundane “How do I keep from killing my spouse as we try to share an office?” [...]

Taking a virtual walk to help Parkinson’s

Moving Day, an annual fundraising walk hosted by the Parkinson’s Foundation, is going virtual for the next three months. The event gives participants a chance to speak up about Parkinson’s disease and move others to take action. Also, it is a movement for change toward more awareness, more funding, and more understanding of a disease [...]

Why being a part of the 2020 Census is important – especially for seniors

The 2020 Census is happening now. And it's important everyone participate. In fact, decennial census is critically important to our democracy for a number of reasons: * It determines the number of seats each state has in the U.S. House of Representatives; * It is used to distribute billions in federal funds for essential programs [...]

In need of transportation? ITNBluegrass is still here to help

ITNBluegrass has received a grant through the Coronavirus Response Fund to provide rapid response rides to those in need. If you are not currently a member, don't worry. The organization is fast-tracking the setup of accounts, so rides can be delivered as quickly as possible. Recently, ITN Bluegrass, which offers rides to seniors and the [...]