News: Senior Center

WINK News: Future of Naples Senior Center unveiled

The future of the Naples Senior Center was unveiled during a celebration on Thursday after the public got to see the plans and land for the center. The new center will include a special wing that will help seniors with dementia, a wing that will be the first of its kind, and critical, for Southwest …

Collier Citizen: Naples Senior Center honored by Board of Collier County Commissioners

Naples Senior Center, a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive programs and social services for seniors, today received a proclamation from the Board of Collier County Commissioners recognizing and expressing deep appreciation for the efforts of its leadership, staff and volunteers in assisting thousands of local seniors in obtaining COVID-19 vaccine appointments during the global pandemic. …

Florida Weekly: Providing a safety net for seniors during tough times

In times of crisis, communities find strength in people and people find strength in their communities. Regardless of your age or experience, I think everyone will agree that this past year has been the most challenging we have ever experienced. In response, the Naples Senior Center board, staff and volunteers have joined with our community …

Collier Citizen: Naples Senior Center receives $50,000 gift

Naples Senior Center, a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive programs and social services for seniors, has received a $50,000 gift from the Celebrity Martini Glass Auction (CMGA). These funds will be earmarked for the center’s food security program for at-risk seniors and veterans within the community. Naples Senior Center is the only human services agency …

Naples Daily News: Providing a safety net for seniors during tough times

In times of crisis, communities find strength in people and people find strength in their communities. Regardless of your age or experience, I think everyone will agree that this past year has been the most challenging we have ever experienced. In response, the Naples Senior Center board, staff and volunteers have joined with our community …

Naples Senior Center celebrates last day of vaccinations

The Naples Senior Center gave out COVID-19 vaccines for the last time on Friday. They’ve now run out of people to vaccinate. The Naples Senior Center has vaccinated 7,500 seniors, including at least 600 veterans and 21 Holocaust survivors in Southwest Florida. Those receiving the vaccines have expressed how grateful they are to get help …

Naples Senior Center helps over 7,000 get COVID-19 vaccine

The Naples Senior Center helped thousands get the COVID-19 vaccine. The last group of seniors that the center registered for COVID-19 vaccine appointments received their shots on Friday. Dr. Jaclynn Faffer, the president & CEO of the Naples Senior Center, said their mission is accomplished. “I would say this is probably one of the most …

Collier Citizen: Naples Senior Center further bolsters board of trustees with the addition of two experienced professionals

Naples Senior Center, a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive programs and social services for local seniors and their families, announced that it has further broadened its experienced leadership with the appointment of supporters Lucinda H. Stebbins and Dr. Sunil Pandya to its Board of Trustees. “The addition of these two experienced individuals to our board …

Naples Senior Center Names Higgins as its Chairman of the Board

Naples Senior Center, a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive programs and social services for seniors, announced the appointment of Prentiss C. Higgins as Board Chair. A long-time Naples Senior Center supporter, Higgins spent nearly 40 years in the design, manufacture and marketing of analytical instruments. Prior to his retirement, Higgins was Chairman and Chief Executive …

Collier Citizen: Naples Senior Center Awarded Women’s Giving Circle Grant to Support Just Checking and Case Management Programs

Naples Senior Center, a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive programs and social services for seniors, has been awarded a $15,000 grant from The Women’s Giving Circle of Southwest Florida. These funds will be used to support the growing Just Checking and Case Management programs for local seniors. The Naples Senior Center is the only human …

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