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Tips for older adults to stay cool during the summer

July 17, 2023

People age 65 years or older are more prone to heat-related health problems.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Let's Cook Quinoa Bowls Together

May 26, 2023

The second in-person cooking demo had everyone keen on quinoa.

Older Adults

Older adults dance at Goodman Community Center's 50+mixer.

What do Goodman’s older adults think?

May 17, 2023

GCC participants provided feedback regarding the Older Adult program and the impact of its services and activities. Here are some of the results.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories, Impacts

Let's Cook Together Comes Together!

March 28, 2023

The online group cooking class gathered in person for a dinner of peanut butter Pad Thai.

Older Adults

Goodman's Wellness Warriors get by with a little help from their friends

March 14, 2023

GCC program connects older adults to nursing students for moderated virtual discussions

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Attending one of Goodman's seasonal holiday parties for older adults is a great way to prevent social isolation.

Involvement is a great way for older adults to fight social isolation

January 11, 2023

Reports show socially isolated people are more susceptible to illness and have a higher death rate.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Older adults enjoy the weekly line dancing at Goodman Community Center.

Line dancing benefits the body and the mind

December 7, 2022

On Fridays, older adults gather at Goodman Community Center for 90 minutes of fun and exercise.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories, At the Center

Goodman Community Center's mindful meditation group meets twice weekly.

Peace of mind

September 27, 2022

Twice weekly mindfulness meditation sessiosn at the Goodman Community Center help older adults take care of their minds.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Here's to The Cake Maker, Alexandra DeGrandis

July 26, 2022

Cake baker, salad maker and volunteer since 1997!

Volunteers, Older Adults, Be the Good

Temperatures rise to dangerous levels for older adults during summer months.

Tips for older adults to stay safe during hot days

July 14, 2022

When hot weather arrives, our older adult population is especially at risk for heat-related illnesses.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

COVID-19 FAQs with UW Health's James Bigham MD, MPH

January 19, 2022

Common questions answered about the COVID-19 vaccine and current wave of omicron-variant COVID-19.

Older Adults, Neighborhood News

Try A Little Kindness

January 3, 2022

The Goodman Center has built a welcoming, friendly space for the older adult community

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories