Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween! Grand Traverse County Parks & Recreation 801 E. Front Street Traverse City, MI 49686 231-922-4911 grandtraverse.org/scn "Like" Us on Facebook Happy Halloween from the Senior Volunteer Programs of…

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Hoyer Lift Needed

Attention Members: April Missias with Leelanau Senior Services has a client in need of an electric hoyer lift. If anyone knows of one that is available, please contact them. The…

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January Meeting

Attached is the agenda for tomorrow's regular meeting. There will be an EXPO 2016 meeting immediately following, please plan to attend if you want to get involved! Lori S. Wells,…

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CSA January report

REPORT ON THE MICHIGAN COMMISSION ON SERVICES TO THE AGING MEETING Michigan Department of Health and Human Services/Aging and Adult Services Agency 300 E. Michigan Avenue, 3rd Floor Large Conference…

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Greenhouse Living in Kalkaska

Here is the link to the new senior living residence in Kalkaska, check it out! Kalkaska Greenhouse Project Lori S. Wells, SDC Senior Network Services Manager Senior Center Director Certified…

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Greenhouse Living for Seniors in Kalkaska

Check out this new senior living! Lori S. Wells, SDC Senior Network Services Manager Senior Center Director Certified GT County Parks & Recreation 231-922-4911 www.gtcoa.org http://www.facebook.com/GTCSCN "Like Us" The Place…

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BASA November Agenda

Greetings! Attached please find the Agenda and Proposed 2016 BASA Budget for tomorrow's meeting. Hope you can make it! Lori S. Wells, SDC Deputy Director Senior Center Director Certified GT…

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EQUIPMENT FOR SALE

11-13-15 For sale - Mega-Motion Burgundy Recliner/Lift Chair- electric – good condition. Asking $325.00 ($600/new). Aand Stairlift by Acorn; 13’, can add sections ones– lightly used (maybe 6 months). Asking…

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FREE POWER CHAIR

If you have a client with need for a FREE Power Chair - Please contact Jennifer at Disability Network. jennifer or call her at 231-922-0903. Thank you! Lori S. Wells,…

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End of Life Matters Conference

The Neahtawanta Research and Education Center of Traverse City, Michigan, is pleased to present the following workshop: 'End of Life Matters' retreat, November 13 - 15, 2015 There is still…

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Upcoming Conference

Our Prevention Program at CHS is putting this conference on. Could you please pass it on to those that may be interested. Take Care~Theresa Theresa Kerry Director Foster Grandparent &…

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aging network news

Call for Advocates on Aging Issues... Lori, please share the attached Aging Network News and invitation for BASA members to contact their legislators to advocate!!! Thanks, dee aging network news…

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Lots of Medical Equipment

Subject: Lots of Medical Equipment Diane Rolinski called to say that Grace Church has 2 garages packed full of walkers, wheelchairs, bath benches, commodes and even an electric scooter. She…

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Wheelchair Van Wanted

Looking for a wheelchair lift van with under 100,000 miles. Van can have either side or back entry and would like it to have an adequate wheelchair securing system. Willing…

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Annual Meeting

Don't forget to RSVP for the Annual Meeting! Planting Seeds for 2016 The BASA Annual Meeting October 21, 2015 Starting at 5pm 1490 Red Drive, Traverse City, MI 49684 Please…

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Lift Chair Needed!

I have a client who was in an accident and has a very limited income. He is looking for a lift recliner for his apartment because he has been having…

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Older Hospital Bed

HOSPITAL BED AVAILABLE FOR FREE There is a lady by the name of Susan Tuttle who would like to donate a hospital bed to someone who needs it. She said…

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Commission meeting report, September 18, 2015 Please distribute to BASA and all interested parties

MICHIGAN COMMISSION ON SERVICES TO THE AGING MEETING, September 18, 2015 Ramada Hotel & Conference Center, 7501 W. Saginaw Hwy., Lansing Business Items 9:30 a) Request for Approval of Fiscal…

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Electric Hospital Bed Needed!

If you or someone you know has an electric bed to donate please contact the Grand Traverse County Commission on Aging at 231-922-4688. Lori S. Wells, SDC Deputy Director Senior…

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aging network news

Aging Network News - Advocacy Needed! From: Dee Newman Wilkinson <newmandol> Date: Fri, Sep 18, 2015 at 9:38 AM Subject: FW: aging network news To: Lori Wells <lwells> Please share…

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AASA new website

Aging and Adult Services Agency - AASA Website www.michigan.gov/aging Save-The-Date for 2016 AAANM Board of Advisors Senior EmPower Day - September 21, 2016! Manistee! From: Dee Newman Wilkinson <newmandol> Date:…

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September 16 BASA Meeting

Hope to see you at this week's BASA meeting at 9 am at Michigan Works! Agenda, Financial Report and Proposed Budget are attached. Lori S. Wells, SDC Deputy Director Senior…

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FREE Hospital Beds

From: Laura Plamondon <lplamondon> Date: Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 10:26 AM Subject: Hospital Beds To: Jill Case <jcase>, Emily Rice <erice>, Phyllis Walton <pwalton>, Cyndie Forster <gtcoa>, Marsha Johnson…

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GTCC Monthly Meeting Notes 8/27/15

Grand Traverse Community Collaborative report attached. From: Sharon Vreeland <sevreeland.gtcc> Date: Thu, Aug 27, 2015 at 4:53 PM Subject: 08-27-2015 GTCC Monthly Meeting Notes To: Hot off the press! Thanks…

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BASA Shuffleboard

The BASA Shuffleboard networking event has been rescheduled for Wednesday, August 19th at 4 pm. This will replace the August BASA meeting! An email invitation will be coming your way,…

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FREE Electric Hospital Bed

Hospital Bed: About 1 year old, fully electric, free – (would like to donate to a veteran if possible) 946-3191. Bed is out Traverse Highway (M-72) – Maple City area.…

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BASA Agenda for 7.15.15

Hope to see you all tomorrow. Agenda attached! Lori S. Wells, SDC Deputy Director Senior Center Director Certified GT County Senior Center Network 231-922-4911 www.gtcoa.org http://www.facebook.com/GTCSCN "Like Us" The Place…

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Lift Chair NEEDED

A woman in the dementia unit at the Pavilions is in need of lift chair. If you know of one available please contact Marsha Johnson with the GTCOA. 922-4688 or…

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Free lift chair

Golden Tech Lift Chair made for a slightly larger man, It is at French Manor and needs to be gone by the end of tomorrow. You can contact nancy Crandall…

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FREE Motorized lift chair

Lee Steinnorth would like to donate a motorized lift chair to anyone who could use it. Good shape 231-947-8923 Marsha Johnson Grand Traverse CO Commission on Aging Traverse City, MI…

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Lift For Sale

For Sale: Sit to stand lift with harness bar – not a sling. Wife was able to get her husband in a standing position and then could wheel him around…

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Free Hospital Bed Available

Free hospital bed to someone in need. Please call 409-9651 and ask for Brandon Lori S. Wells, SDC Deputy Director Senior Center Director Certified GT County Senior Center Network 231-922-4911…

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BASA Scavenger Hunt

Still time to register! BASA Scavenger Hunt THIS Thursday, May 28th 4 pm at the Park Place Hotel - Torch Room. Wear Comfortable shoes and bring an umbrella if its…

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Caregiver Stories

In the Record last week was a story about Dave Murphy and his story in caring for his mother. He's an author and tells his story with humor, compassion and…

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Hospital Bed

DOUBLE SIZE HOSPITAL BED AVAILABLE - FOR FREE! A lady by the name of Judy Hill has a double size hospital bed she would like to donate. If you know…

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updated contact info

Hello! As many of you already know, I am no longer with the Grand Traverse Metro Fire Department, but I would like to stay in touch! Please feel free to…

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Medical Stuff

      Please contact Nathan Moore if interested in electric wheelchairs, hoyer lift or hospital bed. Photos attached.  Nathan's number is: 231-632-8180     Lori S. Wells, SDC Deputy Director…

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