Education

VISTE Clients Recipients of Local Collaboration

Recently, employees at Madden Brand Agency worked with students at Lincoln Avenue Academy in an enhancement project aimed at teaching students how marketing can affect change. VISTE clients were the beneficiaries of that change as students collected a little more than 2,600 personal care items for VISTE through the project. “We were just delighted to […]

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DOEA Regional Aging in Place Forum to be Held at VISTE

This year, the Department of Elder Affairs (DOEA) will hold their Regional Aging in Place Forum at VISTE (Volunteers In Service To the Elderly) in Lakeland. The Forum will be held on Oct. 28 and will focus on Safely accessing Your Functional Environment, according to Alice O’Reilly, VISTE President. The event will begin at 9 […]

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Coffee & Learn Seminar Focuses of Medicare Enrollment

Navigating the choices available during the Annual Enrollment Period of Medicare can be difficult for seniors. VISTE is trying to make this time easier by presenting information on this topic during their monthly Coffee and Learn education seminar on Oct. 15. The SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) Medicare program offers free and unbiased […]

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August Coffee & Learn Seminar to Feature Volunteer

VISTE’s August Coffee & Learn session will focus on Taking Care of the Caregiver and will feature Jacke Harris, Ph.D., a retired clinical psychologist. The session will be held August 12 at 10 a.m. at the VISTE Headquarters. Harris is a VISTE volunteer who serves as a Phone Pal and makes reassurance calls to clients […]

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Coffee and Learn Focuses on Hurricane Safety

As Hurricane Season approaches, VISTE (Volunteers In Service To the Elderly) is taking steps to educate the agency’s clients and the public on ways to be safe during this year’s storm season. Hurricane Season runs from June 1 until Nov. 30.  On June 11, from 10 a.m. until noon at the VISTE offices at 1232 […]

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