LifeStream Advocates for Older Adults on Voting

With the November 3 elections around the corner, LifeStream Services is educating older adults on absentee voting. As East Central Indiana’s Aging and Disability Resource Center and the Area Agency on Aging, one of LifeStream’s roles under the Older Americans Act is to advocate for older adults. Right now that… Full Article

LifeStream to Expand Transportation Service in Blackford County

HARTFORD CITY, IN – LifeStream Services will expand its current transportation service in Blackford County beginning October 1. The New InterUrban, previously operating three days per week, will now operate five days per week from 8am to 5pm, and will transport people of all ages to appointments, the grocery store,… Full Article

Senior Safety Net Food Distribution Comes to Henry County

NEW CASTLE, IN – LifeStream Services and Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana are partnering to offer a Senior Safety Net food distribution in Henry County. The program will provide assorted foods for older adults in need. The New Castle Senior Safety Net will be held on the… Full Article

LifeStream and Gleaners Food Bank Partner to Reach Homebound Senior Citizens

CENTERVILLE, IN – LifeStream Services, Gateway Hunger Relief Center and Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana are partnering to increase the availability of fresh produce, groceries and pantry items to homebound seniors. The new program will begin by serving senior citizens in Centerville who receive home-delivered meals through LifeStream Services. The… Full Article

Older Adults Show Up for Drive-Thru Healthy Aging Expo

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, events in 2020 look a lot different than previous years. Organizations have had to make the decision to cancel the events and schedule for next year, or adapt and convert their events to still meet safety guidelines. When the pandemic began, LifeStream made the decision… Full Article

Easing Loneliness and Social Isolation

Social isolation and loneliness pose serious health risks to older adults, including cardiovascular decline, depression, and even dementia. These issues have only been exacerbated during the COVID-19 pandemic. LifeStream Services is dedicated to offering opportunities that allow older adults to feel connected to their community while maintaining safe social distancing.… Full Article

LifeStream Services Seeks Friendly Callers

YORKTOWN, IN – Older adults who are experiencing increased feelings of isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic can now sign up to receive a friendly call from LifeStream Services. The Friendly Caller program pairs volunteers with isolated older adults to simply enjoy conversation and ease feelings of loneliness. Loneliness and social… Full Article