Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Saturday, August 6, 2016

York Creek Resident Appreciation Day 2016

York Creek once again hosted its annual Resident Appreciation Day much to the delight of the tenants and children.
Welcome to  York Creek Resident Appreciation Day

York Creek Staff Welcomes You

Alpine Township Fire Department was on hand
Belmont YMCA Staff


Free hot dogs, anyone?
Fire Chief Dave Klomparens and kids getting showered

A drenched fire chief with Community Policing Deputy Ryan Guernsey


Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Opportunity to Get involved in Environmental Project




Friends of Indian Mill Creek
Watershed Meeting


Tuesday, August 9, 2016
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm


DeVos Family Center for Scouting
3213 Walker Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49544


Please join us for the Friends of Indian Mill Creek Watershed meeting to learn more about how you can help to restore the Creek to the healthy coldwater trout stream it once was. A few short presentations will provide updates on some of the activities that the watershed partners are working on and explain more about how you can be a part of Indian Mill Creek's recovery.

Join us for a short hike to the Creek after the meeting!

 Click here for more information about Indian Mill Creek.



Light refreshments will be served

For more information, please contact:
Wendy Ogilvie
wendy.ogilvie@gvmc.org
616-776-7605

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Heat Relief for the Elderly


Older adults do not adjust as well as young people to sudden changes in temperature. They are more likely to have a chronic medical condition that changes normal body responses to heat.


They are also more likely to take prescription medicines that impair the body's ability to regulate its temperature or that inhibit perspiration  (CDC) Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Older adults who are at a greater risk for heat related health complications need to stay cool in spite of a fickle forecast. The Kent County Senior Millage provides adults age 60 and over who have a medical condition that is worsened by the heat with an air conditioning unit (documentation from a medical professional will be required). Seniors who do not have a medical reason, but still need relief from the heat, will be provided with a fan.

Funding is limited for the program and calls will be handled on a first come, first served case-by-case basis.  For more information, contact: Senior Neighbors (616) 459-6019. (Kent County Senior Neighbors)






Wednesday, June 29, 2016