Helping Senior Citizens Lead a Happy Life

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Acts of Kindness…Big and Small…Every Day…All Year Long Among the things experts and research recommend seniors do to live a fulfilled life are to stay active, build social connections, volunteer in the community, never stop learning, and always look for new interests. The Northland Shepherd’s Center’s (NSC’s) volunteer and client Barb is a perfect example…

Acts of Kindness – Nanci

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The Importance of Friendly VisitsActs of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long Older adults are at increased risk for loneliness and social isolation because they likely live alone, have lost family members and friends, and have chronic illnesses. Social isolation increases their risks for additional medical conditions. The Northland…

Acts of Kindness – Anita’s Famous Rolls

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Support from Local Bakery Means So Much and Tastes So Good! Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long Starting a new business during the pandemic was certainly brave and unusual, but Anita’s Famous Rolls at 7715 NW Prairie View Road in the Kansas City Northland opened on September…

Amazing Artists Among Us!

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Acts of Kindness… Big and Small… Every Day… All Year Long Because the first Art and Craft Show hosted by the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) last November was such a success, everyone is excited about the upcoming show on June 9! The show is just another example of NSC’s efforts to help seniors thrive! So…

Acts of Kindness – Volunteers

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Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long The Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) has always been and will always be A Volunteer-Powered Organization. It is only because of 333+ volunteers that NSC can provide services to thousands of people in our community. It is only because of volunteers that…

Acts of Kindness-Volunteers II

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Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long To recognize the Northland Shepherd’s Center’s (NSC) wonderful volunteers during National Volunteer Week in April, Patty Monaco, NSC Volunteer Coordinator, put great effort into reaching each volunteer with a token of sincere appreciation. For the 80+ volunteers who are Meals on…

Acts of Kindness – NSC’s TJ Cain

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Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year LongExemplifying the Mission – NSC’s TJ Cain “TJ (Terry Jean) Cain is the embodiment of Northland Shepherd’s Center’s (NSC’s) mission and purpose. Her vast experience and relatability have significant impact on our audience, organization, and community,” says Rayetta Hutchison, NSC Transportation Coordinator….

Acts of Kindness – Becky Franklin

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An act of kindness, big and small, everyday, all year longNorthland Shepherd’s Center is Helping Seniors Thrive Did you know March is Women’s History Month? It’s a time to commemorate and encourage the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history. While there are many women within the Northland Shepherd’s…

Acts of Kindness – Kindness Rocks

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Gods Greatest Gifts – An act of kindness big and small everyday all year longNorthland Shepherd’s Center is Helping Seniors Thrive There was a participant in one of the support groups at Northland Shepherd’s Center who was suffering from a recent illness and had a lack of support from her family. She decided she was…

Acts of Kindness – Dennis

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An “Angel Named Dennis Acts of Kindness, Big and Small, Every Day, All Year Long Dennis became acquainted with the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) in 2016 when he helped NSC’s clients with their Medicare/Medicaid Missouri Claim. Dennis liked what he learned about NSC and later started volunteering in transportation, handyman services, and Medicare Open Enrollment….