The Importance of Senior Volunteering

The senior population in the United States is growing. Today, there are more than 46 million older adults age 65 and older in the U.S. By 2050, that number is expected to grow to almost 90 million. At the same … Read More

What Can Seniors Do at National Parks?

As a senior, you have the time to travel and explore the world. You can visit new places and see amazing things. One overlooked area to explore is the country’s National Parks system. The National Park system was created in … Read More

6 Benefits of Seniors Volunteering in Schools

Historically, parents were student volunteers. A parent would volunteer to serve on the PTA or would help out in the classroom. It is a way for parents to be more connected to their child’s school. Now, the scope of school … Read More

4 Ways Seniors Can Be Prepared for Disaster

Disasters are reality in this day and age. According to recent data, the number of significant disasters, where at least 10 people were killed, has been rising steadily since the 1970s. For example, Hurricane Katrina in 2005 caused an estimated … Read More

Resources for Elder Care and Aging

Whether it's you or a loved one, the aging process is daunting. Where do you turn for help? What legal resources are there? What if someone tries to take advantage of you or a loved one? The good news is … Read More

BIG NEWS from Seniors Helping Seniors

We've had a lot going on in the background of Seniors Helping Seniors, and we're ready to share our big news with you! Drumroll please... We are expanding! Seniors Helping Seniors Chesterfield is changing its name to Seniors Helping Seniors … Read More

Tom's Story

Tom and his wife were in good health and doing well until a stroke changed everything for them. With a loss in Tom's speech and mobility and no family in the area, his wife faced the task of caring for … Read More

Roberta's Story

Relationships are at the core of everything we do here at Seniors Helping Seniors. Here's a story from Roberta, a family member of a gentleman we helped. In her own words: Roberta's Dad My father, Bob, had lived in Chesterfield … Read More

Elaine's Story

Two and a half years ago, Elaine Todd knew that the Chesterfield area would be where she retired so she could be closer to her daughter, son-in-law, and grandchildren. A pleasant change from the small community where she lived before, … Read More