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Friendship Center for Aging Studies

The Friendship Center for Aging Studies is a new initiative will providing accredited continuing education training to local and regional professionals. The next course to be offered through the Friendship Center for Aging Studies will be “The Neurorevolution- The...

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Speed Dating for Seniors

STIR IT UP 60+ Speed Dating and More at the Friendship Centers. An evening of fun and an opportunity to meet new friends.

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Venice Lights of Friendship

Now in its second sensational year, Venice Lights of Friendship will shine a light on our programs in Venice, with all proceeds benefiting the Venice Campus. This sparkling dinner and fundraiser will take place on December 8, 2016 at the Venice Friendship Center (2350...

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“Tea and Friends” Lee County

A fashion show, luncheon buffet with sweet and savory treats and community speakers will raise funds for Lee County Friendship Centers’ Adult Day Services and raise awareness about Alzheimer’s.

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My Journey: Record your stories for future generations

Everyone’s journey is a story. Through the years, you’ve accumulated a lifetime of knowledge and wisdom. Now, thanks to My Journey, a new initiative being launched at the Friendship Centers in Sarasota, you can record and preserve your story, in your words, to share...

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West Coast Woman Cover Features President & CEO Erin McLeod

President and CEO Erin McLeod is featured on the cover of February's West Coast Woman. As the Friendship Centers' first woman President and only the second President and CEO in the organization's 42 year history, Erin is leading the way to address the growing numbers...

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Discovering the Rewards of Volunteering in Paradise

Snowbirds Dr. Jerry Goodman and his wife, Diana, split their time between Huron, Ohio and Sarasota, enjoying the shores of Lake Erie in the summer and Siesta Key’s beautiful beaches in the winter. “It wasn’t long after retirement that I found I liked practicing...

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