Happy 100th Birthday Margie!

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Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long It was an honor for staff and volunteers from the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) to be invited to join the celebration of the 100th birthday of their Meals on Wheels and Friendly Visitor Client Margie! Margie’s family hosted the celebration on…

Acts of Kindness – Food Pantry

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Helping Seniors Eat Better to Live Better! Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long To make nutritious food more available and accessible to Northland seniors, the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) has started construction on the “Plate of Hope” pantry! According to Kelley Creek, NSC Community Aging Specialist, “Since…

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…

Check out OPEN PC Lab!

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Beginning in July, the Technology Center will be open from 12:00 pm to 3:00 PM for walk ins on specified days! July: 7/12, 7/14, 7/26, 7/28August: 8/16, 8/18, 8/30 That’s right! Just come on over and ask a question or use the free WiFi with your device! We have a limited amount of PC’s you…

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…

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….

NSC Art & Craft Show

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Please join us on Thursday, November 3rd to see art and crafts here at the Northland Shepherd’s Center! Our hope is that our participants and visitors have a good experience. We had a great variety of vendors in June, all with fantastic art and crafts. Many have returned and you will see many new faces…