Escaping to the tropics is an August tradition at the Friendship Centers in Sarasota and Venice.
Grass skirts are not a requirement, but attendees are encouraged to dress for the occasion in bright, tropical attire. Be prepared for colorful entertainment as hula dancers take the spotlight performing graceful, fluid dances...
Are you 55 years or older in need of medical or dental care, and living on a limited income?
In Sarasota, Friendship Centers’ Medical and Dental Clinics are accepting new patients.
The Venice Clinic is accepting new Medical patients.
Both clinics serve low income persons 55 and older, and fees are based on a sliding scale...
For the safety of all, the Great Room and adjacent classrooms at The Friendship Center in Sarasota will be closed Aug. 11 - Aug. 25 while floors are replaced.
THE ENTIRE GREAT ROOM AREA WILL BE A HARD HAT AREA; THERE WILL BE NO ADMITTANCE, DURING THIS TWO WEEK PERIOD. The adjoining hallway and classrooms A & B and the classrooms ...
(VENICE) If you are on the caregiving journey, you’re not alone. More than one in four people will find themselves in a caregiving role at some time in their lives. Whether your loved has a memory disorder, Alzheimers or dementia, or chronic disease, finding support and learning the tools to improve the health and well-being of you and ...
Check out what's happening in our Center in July. From classes and activities, to dancing and special events, you're sure to find something of interest!
CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE DAY ON THURSDAY JULY 3 (as we are closed July 4) Join us at 1 p.m. to celebrate our freedoms with our entertainer Dick Rivers.
The Friendship Centers are happy to welcome Holly Urban, new manager of the Friendship Center’s Adult Day Service in Venice.
Holly is an RN who brings 35 years of experience to this position. She “loves working with the elderly” having worked in hospitals, assisted living facilities and the home health industry.
This series of classes is designed to help individuals and care partners manage early stage memory loss through research-based exercises. Classes offer strategies that help exercise the brain, create healthy habits through organization and improve function in their daily lives. Participants are expected to the entire series.
If you are on the caregiving journey, this six-week course will help you learn self care while caring for your loved ones, reducing personal stress, changing negative self talk, communicating needs to others, dealing with difficult emotions, and coping with life changes. All classes are 2 ½ hour sessions over 6 weeks. Developed by Legacy Hea...
The Kathleen K. Catlin Friendship Center
2350 Scenic Drive
Venice, FL 34293
Mon. - Fri.: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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