The Seniors Calendar lists items of interest to senior citizens. Call the service agencies for information. To list your activity, write to Seniors Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. Send a fax to (706) 722-7403 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the name and number of a contact person.
EXPERIENCE WORKS SENIOR EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM: Work experience and job-training opportunities for qualified job-seekers, 55 and older, in Richmond, Columbia and surrounding counties in the area; nurse aide training, job search assistance also available; (706) 722-4700
FOSTER GRANDPARENT AND SENIOR COMPANION PROGRAMS: Limited-income people 60 and older needed to work 15 to 40 hours a week with special-needs patients; (706) 826-4480
RETIRED AND SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAM: Offers ages 55 and older an opportunity to apply their experience to meet critical community needs; pairs volunteers with their choice of organizations; (706) 826-4480
SENIORS AND LAWMEN TOGETHER: Program assists with administrative duties, Augusta-Richmond County Law Enforcement Center, 401 Walton Way; volunteers choose days of work; training provided; Kathleen Ernce, (706) 826-4480, ext. 300