Seniors Outreach in Acme
Mission Statement: Empowering citizens of Kneehill County, through volunteering, service, and advocacy, to improve the quality of life for seniors.
Office Hours and Location
9:00 am until 12:00 pm
Acme Seniors Center
for an appointment
Drop in to see Sherry Berry: Community Relations Coordinator for Acme, Carbon, Linden, Swalwell
Seniors Programs and Activities
Help with forms (Seniors Benefits, Seniors Financial Assistance, Pension forms, other forms as required)
Caring Cars support for those in need of transportation to appointments, etc.
Caring Visitors support for those who need someone to phone or drop in as needed
Advocacy for Seniors needs, housing, medical assistance, etc.
The AARP recommends that seniors use a medical alert system to help them remain independent, especially for those who are still quite active or who live alone, but it doesn't recommend a particular brand over another.
There was recently published a guide to the best medical alert systems, as well as how to prevent falls at home for seniors. Please take a look: