Enhancing the lives of older adults through social services and civic engagement.
Positive Maturity offers a range of volunteer and civic opportunities. Regardless of age or ability, you can make difference! Whether through volunteer services with the RSVP program or with stipend volunteer opportunities through the Senior Companion Program or Foster Grandparent Program, there is a place for you at Positive Maturity.
One of our primary missions at Positive Maturity is to help older adults live independently. Through our Shepherd Center at Don Hawkins and Geriatric Social Services Programs we provide hot meals, activities and assistance with navigating available resources and services.
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Without a doubt, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we do everything. For those of us in our golden years, we have to be especially careful—and here’s why: as we age, our immune systems get weaker, which makes it more challenging for older adults to fight off infectious diseases.
(BPT) - Did you know that 35,000 hours of volunteering is the equivalent of working 40 hours a week, 52 weeks a year with no days off for 17 years? For American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) member Sarah Brooks, who was recently recognized for volunteering more than 35,000...
(BPT) - The financial exploitation of older people is a rampant epidemic in America. A recent report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau revealed that each incident of financial fraud cost older adults ages 70 to 79 an average of $45,300. And when the older...