Back in Fall 2019, we held our first “Introduction to Cantonese” class with Teacher Ingrid. It was so popular that we’ll be offering another Cantonese Class in Spring 2020.
A special thanks to members of our Task Force and our Board Members for establishing an age-friendly Avenidas Chinese Community Center.
For those who have lost their ability to drive or are at risk if left alone, there are many benefits from the structured and supportive environment of an Adult Day Program and Adult Day Health Program.
I was in the lobby of Avenidas when a new visitor walked up to the front desk, made eye contact with all of the staff, and proclaimed, “I have never been here before. I‘ve lived locally over 50 years. I guess I am old. What can you do for me?”
Thank you to everyone who came out to help us celebrate our 50th birthday on October 19th. Our dedicated staff, volunteers, and participants spent many months planning a wonderful event for the community to enjoy, and all that hard work paid off—we couldn’t have asked for a more successful day!
Happy Birthday, Avenidas! Fifty years ago, senior services in the Palo Alto area were offered through disparate agencies at widely distant sites. For seniors, finding out information and getting referrals