Senior Resource Expo

First-Ever Senior Resource Expo for Glenn County Seniors

Orland, CA-In response to the growing need for accessible resources for our Glenn County aging
population, the Aging Wellbeing Coalition is thrilled to announce the inaugural Senior Resource Expo on June 27, 2024,from 10AM to 3PM at the Glenn County Fairgrounds in Orland. This free pioneering event is dedicated to empowering and supporting local seniors ages 55 and above.

The Senior Resource Expo is not just another event. It's a unique platform that aims to bring together a comprehensive array of services and information tailored specifically to the unique needs and interests of seniors. From wellness to critical services and social activities, attendees can expect to find a wealth of resources that are designed to enhance their quality of life and well-being.
“Our seniors are the backbone of our community, and it’s essential that we provide them with the support and resources they need,” said Monica Rossman, Glenn County District 2 Board Member. “The Senior Resource Expo is an opportunity to connect seniors with the tools and services that can help them navigate the challenges and opportunities of aging with dignity and independence." The event will feature booths and presentations from healthcare providers, non-profit organizations and government agencies covering topics such as:

  • Health screenings and wellness programs
  • Veteran services
  • Elder fraud, elder abuse, and legal planning services
  • Food and transportation services
  • Social activities, clubs, and volunteer opportunities

In addition to informational sessions and vendor exhibits, the Senior Resource Expo will also offer a free meal (courtesy of Assemblyman James Gallagher), live entertainment, prizes, and opportunities for networking and socializing. “We are excited to provide an event for seniors to discover new opportunities, make connections, and access the support they need," said Jim Yoder, Glenn County District 4 Board Member. "The Senior Resource Expo is a landmark event that looks forward to welcoming all local seniors." Yasmin Caro, Glenn County Health and Human Services Agency and Yolanda Martinez, Community Action Department are the co-chairs of the first Glenn County 2024 Senior Resource Expo.

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June 2024 Press Release Senior Resource Expo (156.45 KB) 156.45 KB
GC Senior Expo English (958.69 KB) 958.69 KB
GC Senior Expo Spanish (962.92 KB) 962.92 KB
Junio de 2024 Comunicado de prensa Senior Resource Expo (148.15 KB) 148.15 KB