SAGE and the Health Department hosted
Rob from Bridgeway Independent Living Living Designs gave
the community a fantastic presentation about the serivces
BILD offers for those looking to make modifications to their
homes to make them more accessible.
Theresa Bellone the SAGE workgroup facilitator giving everyone
a brief overview of the work SAGE is doing in the Greendale
community and introducing Rob from BILD.
Currently the group is identifying and compiling a list of existing local resources for older adults.
The link for this list is available below or you may obtain a copy at the Greendale Community Learning Center (Library, Health Department, Park and Recreation Department). You may also call the Greendale Health Department at 414-423-2110 to have a copy mailed to you.
The group was formed as part of the Greendale Health Department Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP). We welcome your input and suggestions-please send to firstname.lastname@example.org or call
The SAGE workgroup joins the “Step Up to Better Health” and the “Food and Nutrition” CHIP workgroups also found on the health department website.
Theresa Bellone (SAGE workgroup facilitator) is a Senior Ambassador through Interfaith and Milwaukee County Department on Aging. Senior Ambassadors help older adults connect with available services and resources in the Milwaukee area. The Senior Ambassador program will be available at the Greendale Public Library. Check the Library calendar and newsletter for upcoming dates and times!
Click the link below for a complete listing of Senior Resources
Village of Greendale Resources for Seniors
Love Thy Neighbor Foundation also has a great list of resources available on their website:
Click the link below to view the National Council on Aging - "6 Steps to Prevent a Fall" video
We are well on our way to bringing our vision to life in the Greendale community! See our Implemetation Plan below: