AgeWell Services https://agewellservices.org/ Meals Motion Morale Wed, 25 Jan 2023 17:38:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=6.1.1 https://agewellservices.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/cropped-AgeWell-Icon-32x32.gif AgeWell Services https://agewellservices.org/ 32 32 Identifying the Winter Blues vs. Seasonal Depression https://agewellservices.org/identifying-the-winter-blues-vs-seasonal-depression/ https://agewellservices.org/identifying-the-winter-blues-vs-seasonal-depression/#respond Mon, 30 Jan 2023 15:00:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5817 The winter blues and seasonal depression (also known as seasonal affective disorder or SAD) are two different conditions. Knowing the difference can help a person feel better sooner. When the […]

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Ways and Opportunities to Honor Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. https://agewellservices.org/ways-and-opportunities-to-honor-life-and-legacy-of-dr-martin-luther-king-jr/ https://agewellservices.org/ways-and-opportunities-to-honor-life-and-legacy-of-dr-martin-luther-king-jr/#respond Mon, 16 Jan 2023 15:00:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5797 Today we honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Fifteen years after Dr. King’s assassination in 1968, the King Holiday Bill signed into law in 1983 […]

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Ways to Make Cooking Easier https://agewellservices.org/ways-to-make-cooking-easier/ https://agewellservices.org/ways-to-make-cooking-easier/#respond Mon, 02 Jan 2023 15:00:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5735 We all face our own challenges. For some, cooking may be difficult. While some people may need a program like Meals on Wheels to help them get the nutrition they […]

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DTE Energy Holiday Meal: An Extra Special Year! https://agewellservices.org/dte-energy-holiday-meal-an-extra-special-year-2/ https://agewellservices.org/dte-energy-holiday-meal-an-extra-special-year-2/#respond Mon, 26 Dec 2022 15:00:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5691 This was an EXCITING year for the annual DTE Energy Holiday Meal! The event took place on Thursday, December 15. After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic during […]

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Winter 2022 Letter from the Director https://agewellservices.org/winter-2022-letter-from-the-director/ https://agewellservices.org/winter-2022-letter-from-the-director/#respond Mon, 19 Dec 2022 16:45:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5617 We often use the phrase “so much more than a meal” when we talk about feeding adults 60 and over. But what does it really mean? Our meal programs provide […]

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DTE Energy Holiday Meal: An Extra Special Year! https://agewellservices.org/dte-energy-holiday-meal-an-extra-special-year/ https://agewellservices.org/dte-energy-holiday-meal-an-extra-special-year/#comments Mon, 19 Dec 2022 16:45:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5614 The annual DTE Energy Holiday Meal was extra EXCITING this year because we could finally host adults 60 and over in our dining areas! The event took place on Thursday, […]

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Feeding Seniors: AgeWell Services of West Michigan Provides so Much More Than a Meal https://agewellservices.org/feeding-seniors-agewell-services-of-west-michigan-provides-so-much-more-than-a-meal/ https://agewellservices.org/feeding-seniors-agewell-services-of-west-michigan-provides-so-much-more-than-a-meal/#respond Mon, 19 Dec 2022 16:45:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5610 A big part of AgeWell Services mission is to keep adults 60 and over nourished. That means creating and delivering more than 261,057 meals and 69,250 more to meal sites […]

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Be Prepared for Emergencies! https://agewellservices.org/be-prepared-for-emergencies/ https://agewellservices.org/be-prepared-for-emergencies/#respond Mon, 19 Dec 2022 15:00:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5656 It is that time of year in Michigan where snowy weather can hit hard, making it difficult for our staff and our drivers for our Meals on Wheels and Lunch […]

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A Holiday Tradition at AgeWell: From our art studio to your home https://agewellservices.org/a-holiday-tradition-at-agewell-from-our-art-studio-to-your-home/ https://agewellservices.org/a-holiday-tradition-at-agewell-from-our-art-studio-to-your-home/#respond Mon, 12 Dec 2022 15:00:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5651 One of our favorite holiday traditions at AgeWell Services is the beautiful holiday card we send out, with a picture on the front from one of our local artists at […]

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Establishment and Growth of the Aging Network Part 4 – Area Agencies on Aging (AAA) and Conclusion https://agewellservices.org/establishment-and-growth-of-the-aging-network-part-4-area-agencies-on-aging-aaa-and-conclusion/ https://agewellservices.org/establishment-and-growth-of-the-aging-network-part-4-area-agencies-on-aging-aaa-and-conclusion/#respond Mon, 05 Dec 2022 15:00:00 +0000 https://agewellservices.org/?p=5606 Founded in 1973, AgeWell Services of West Michigan’s mission invites adults 60 and older to redefine their age. We provide vital connections to keep one of our most vulnerable populations […]

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