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Our Mission – The mission of Fox Valley Older Adult Services, a non-profit senior services agency is to:
  
Provide programs and services
Improve and enrich vital, independent living
Enhance dignity and self-respect
Encourage participation in community life.

Our History – Founded in 1972, by the Methodist Church in Serena, Illinois, Fox Valley Older Adult Services has a long history of services that support independent living for seniors. The majority of the first clients were rural elderly. Our Goals – In the years to follow, programs and services were added with the goal of keeping seniors in their homes in the four-county area that we serve and to provide a cost effective viable alternative for community members who were concerned about premature nursing home residency. Our service area now includes DeKalb, LaSalle, Kendall and Kane Counties. We provide programs and services that are open to anyone who wants to attend. We target those who are 60+ as they move toward the retirement years of their lives. This no longer means slowing down—it means learning more about aging positively and creatively.

Our Goals – In the years to follow, programs and services were added with the goal of keeping seniors in their homes in the four-county area that we serve and to provide a cost effective viable alternative for community members who were concerned about premature nursing home residency. Our service area now includes DeKalb, LaSalle, Kendall and Kane Counties. We provide programs and services that are open to anyone who wants to attend. We target those who are 60+ as they move toward the retirement years of their lives. This no longer means slowing down—it means learning more about aging positively and creatively.

Thank you to our Board of Directors!


Bill Newkirk, CPA,
Treasurer
Newkirk & Associates



Mike

Mike Nadeau, Secretary
Retired Educator

 


Marleen

Marlene Kee
President
The Office Works


Valerie

Valerie Plomin Ph.D.
Vice-President
Active Solutions & Knowledge, LLC


 

Jerry

Jerry Lundeen
Retired
1st National Bank Officer

 

Sarah

Sarah Greenhagen
Catalyst Physiotherapy

Tyler

Tyler Stevenson
1st National Bank Loan Officer


Chuck

Chuck Eighner
Turner-Eighner & Burkhart-Eighner
Funeral Homes