NEVER TOO LATE - OCTOBER 2019

Independence. Vitality. Respect.

Inside • Aging in Our Community 3 • Healthy Aging Center 4 • Caregiver Services 5

• Nunca Es Demasiado Tarde 15 - 18 • Community Lunch Program 22 • Plants on Your Plate 23 • Medicare: Open Enrollment Events 24 • Ways to Help 25 • Neighbors Care: Bringing Value 26 • Advocacy 27

• Family Caregiver Training 6 • Caregiver Support Groups 7 • Family Caregiver Services 8 • Health, Aging & Wellness Classes 9, 10 • Sleepless Nights 11 • Community Calendar 13

PCOA Helpline: (520) 790-7262 Administration: (520) 790-0504 Donate: givepcoa.org E-mail: help@pcoa.org Website: pcoa.org Mail: 8467 E. Broadway Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85710 Never Too Late is published by Pima Council on Aging, the Area Agency on Aging, Region II. Material from Never Too Late may be reprinted when permission is given and attribution is used along with ©PCOA 2019. Editor Adina Wingate, (520) 790-0504 awingate@pcoa.org Editorial Assistant Jan Baker, (520) 258-5076 jbaker@pcoa.org Advertising Adina Wingate, (520) 790-0504 awingate@pcoa.org Designer Lori Lieber, Lori Lieber Graphic Design lori@lorilieber.com Please include a contact person name and phone number with all submitted material. All articles are subject to editing in accordance with technical and policy guidelines but will not be altered in content without permission of the author. Publication of submissions is not guaranteed. Ads are not to be considered as PCOA endorsements of products, services, or individuals. Editorial and Advertising Deadline for Next Issue October 4, 2019

• Falls Prevention 28 • Featured Artist 31

On the Cover: Detail from Purple Jaguar = Sister Judy’s Jaguar ( 26” by 26”) pastel by Patricia Dolan The Drawing Studio (Story, full image on inside back cover)

PCOA Community Office Hours

T U C S ON Armory Park Community Center 220 S. Fifth Ave. Every other Wednesday, 1:30–5:00 p.m. Ellie Towne Community Center 1660 W. Ruthrauff Rd. Every other Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. El Pueblo Community Center 101 W. Irvington Rd. Every other Tuesday, 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. El Rio Community Center 1390 W. Speedway Blvd. Every other Wednesday, 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Quincie Douglas Community Center 1576 E. 36th St. Every other Thursday, 8:30–11:00 a.m. G R E E N V A L L E Y Friends in Deed 301 W. Camino Casa Verde Mondays, 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. MA R A N A Community Food Bank Resource Center 11734 W. Grier Rd. Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

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