As part of the Supporting Seniors In Sitka community wellness project, a new copy of the Sitka Community Resources booklet has been updated and made available. Thanks to the efforts of Tamara Walsh of Center for Community and Rev. Julie Platson of St. Peter's By The Sea Episcopal Church for making this happen. If you see anything that needs to be corrected, please contact Tamara at email@example.com. You can download a PDF copy of the booklet by clicking this link.
One of the two community wellness projects from the 2018 Sitka Health Summit was to expand services and housing options for seniors in Sitka. As part of the project, the Elders Advocacy Group hosted a presentation on Thursday, Sept. 12, about how to improve the continuum of care for seniors, featuring guest speaker Erin Walker-Tolles of Catholic Community Services in Juneau. In addition to Walker-Tolles' presentation, the meeting also saw distribution of a new Sitka Community