North Central Senior
mondayJan. 16 — Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
tuesdayJan. 17 — Spaghetti, inexperienced beans, garlic bread, fruit
wednesdayJan. 18 — Sloppy Joes, tater tots, fruit cocktail
thursdayJan. 19 — Candy-and-sour rooster, rice, egg rolls, cake
fridayJan. 20 — Soup, chef’s selection, dessert
Maintaining with the pandemic: Proper now, neighborhood transmission is slowing down once more, however, we must always all watch out out in huge crowds and sporting masks and social distancing is as much as every considered one of us. Make sure to take the time to get your COVID-19 vaccination booster. Proper now, RSV is posing a danger for youngsters and the aged. In case you get sick, keep house cowl your cough and sneeze. Preserve good hand washing hygiene. We do have influenza in Hill County, so take precautions, keep house when doable, and once more cowl coughs and sneezes.
Tax time: We are going to begin taking reservations for tax preparation Jan. 23. Give us a name at 406-265-5464 after the twenty third.
Information from our present store: Christmas is packed away and the present retailer is all arrange as soon as once more. Distinctive objects could be discovered. Jewellery particular simply in time for Valentine’s Day. Handmade necklaces and bracelets, $1 every. Spring birds are flocking to the present retailer, maybe spring climate will comply with. All objects priced very cheap. The present retailer is as soon as once more accepting donations and they’re welcome. Knick-knacks and yarn are appreciated. No garments, please. Open Monday by Friday, 9 a.m. to three p.m.
Would you wish to be a volunteer on the senior heart? We’re very grateful for the numerous volunteers who assist us every day and likewise throughout our particular occasions. In case you have somewhat additional time, we might positive use your assist. We’re discovering ourselves somewhat brief on volunteers now that now we have opened our doorways after closing because of the pandemic. If you need to share your time and abilities, please give us a name at 406-265-5464 to tell us. There are numerous completely different volunteer alternatives, perhaps one simply best for you, give us a name.
Transportation: Keep in mind, the senior heart has reached an settlement with North Central Montana Transit to take over the transportation of our seniors. This variation appears to be going very properly. In case you want a experience name 406-265-4762. They might respect a 24-hour discover for native rides and a 48-hour discover for Nice Falls journeys.
Scams: Rip-off calls are nonetheless widespread. Textual content messages and emails are additionally turning into standard. Don’t reply to any of them. Don’t even open them, simply delete them. Medicare is not issuing gold playing cards. Discuss to somebody locally earlier than you think about a reverse mortgage.
Commodities: In case you are considering receiving commodities, we nonetheless have some open slots. You’ll be able to enroll on the senior heart, fill out an utility and discover out in case your revenue falls throughout the pointers. In case you qualify, you may obtain commodities as soon as a month. You do have to come back to the senior heart to select them up.
Accessible COVID-19 testing in Hill County: Northern Montana Well being Care — Testing of contacts name 406-262-1570 for an appointment. Sick folks 16 and underneath: Name 406-265-5408 for an appointment. Sick folks 17 and over: name 406-262-1570 for an appointment.
Bullhook Group Well being Heart: Testing of contacts: register at this hyperlink: https://kinds.gle/ark5xEKJDFaXZHZ97 .
Montana State College-Northern: Employees and college students of MSU-Northern solely: Name Scholar Well being Companies at 406-265-3599.
Havre Public Colleges—Employees and college students of Havre Public Colleges solely: Name Jeri Zorn at 406-390-2210.
Rocky Boy Well being Heart: Anybody who’s eligible to obtain companies at Rocky Boy Well being Heart, or neighborhood members who stay or work on the reservation: name 406-395-1712 for an appointment or with questions.
**Testing topic to alter based mostly on availability and demand.**
Silver Sneakers membership: The Hill County Council on Ageing, often known as the senior heart, is happy to say we’re working with Down Underneath Bodily Health for the seniors and sponsoring a complete of 20 Silver Sneakers memberships at Down Underneath. You could already be attending their Silver Sneaker program and nonetheless make the most of this provide. The courses are at 10 am Monday and Wednesday and likewise 2 pm Wednesday. At this cut-off date, the Wednesday courses will probably be restricted to 10 individuals with all COVID-19 security precautions in place. As a senior wishing to take part, contact Down Underneath at 406-265-4805 and request the Silver Sneaker membership being sponsored by the Hill County senior heart. Please name Down Underneath at 406-265-4805 and schedule your time whereas requesting one of many memberships.
Essential telephone numbers
• Montana Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
• RAINN Nationwide Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-4673
• Tumbleweed Runaway and Household Disaster Program: 259-2558 (native) 1-888-816-4702 (toll free)
• Friendship Line by Institute on Ageing — The Friendship Line is each a disaster intervention hotline and a warm-line for non-emergency emotional help calls. It’s a 24-hour toll-free line and the one accredited disaster line within the nation for folks aged 60 years and older, and adults dwelling with disabilities. Toll Free Line: (800) 971-0016
• For seniors getting pissed off with staying house and needing somebody to speak to you may name 1-877-688-3377 for Montana’s Heat Line.
North Central Senior Residents Heart in Havre
January Exercise Calendar
Completely happy New Years.
Day by day — Pool within the again room, Monday by Friday – 1-3 pm The group is increasing and in search of gamers
Monday, Jan. 16 — North Central Senior Residents Heart closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Tuesday, Jan. 17, 11 am to midday — Mark Weber from Blaine County Well being Division will probably be on the North Central Senior Residents Heart to speak with seniors about an upcoming February workshop known as Stepping On. It’s a 50 minute, once-weekly, seven-week course on security, steadiness and power. It’s open and free to all Hill Nation senior residents.
Tuesday, Jan. 17, 10:45-11:45 am— BJ Geetar Oakie — Brad Taylor will play a rustic combine on guitar backed by professionally recorded accompaniment
Tuesday, Jan. 17, 1-3 pm — Bingo — Each Tuesday, 1-3 pm $1 a card for the afternoon. Pays 100% of amount of cash paid in. Open to neighborhood members age 18 and older.
Thursday, Jan. 19, 12:45-3 pm — Pinochle Thursdays — Welcoming new gamers. All ranges and talents welcome. In case you have any questions please name Heather on the
Monday, Jan. 23, 9 am to 2 pm — Foot Care Clinic — A Plus Healthcare’s licensed nurse, Jan, will probably be on the senior heart to supply medical pedicure and common nail care. Diabetic foot care evaluation is supplied. Appointments are made by calling A Plus Healthcare, 406-265-4776. The value is $37.
Tuesday, Jan. 24, 11 am to midday — Mary Stevens will play harp or keyboard music varieties. Open to the neighborhood
tuesday. Jan. 24, Bingo — Each Tuesday, 1-3 pm $1 a card for the afternoon. Pays 100% of amount of cash paid in. Open to neighborhood members age 18 and older.
Thursday, Jan. 26, 12:45-3 pm — Pinochle Thursdays — Welcoming new gamers. All ranges and talents welcome. In case you have any questions please name Heather on the
Tuesday, Jan. 31, 10:45-11:45 am — BJ Geetar Oakie — Brad Taylor will play a rustic combine on guitar backed by professionally recorded accompaniment
Tuesday, Jan. 31, 1-3 pm Bingo — Each Tuesday, 1-3 pm $1 a card for the afternoon. Pays 100% of amount of cash paid in. Open to neighborhood members age 18 and older.
Previous age is like the whole lot else. To make a hit of it, you have to begin younger – T. Roosevelt