Butler County seniors encouraged to “Age Out Loud” during Older Americans Month

What it means to “age” has changed dramatically (and for the better!) in the past few years and decades. More than ever before, older adults are working longer, trying new things, being more social and volunteering more in their communities. Yes, seniors are taking charge, striving for wellness, focusing on independence, and advocating for themselves … Read more…

OASIS Intergenerational Tutoring Program hosts Walk for Literacy

The OASIS Intergenerational Tutoring Program is a nationally acclaimed non-profit organization that promotes literacy with a proven approach to help children in grades K-4 improve their reading, writing, and communication skills. OASIS recruits mature adults (50+) and provides training, materials, and clearances free of charge. Volunteers are placed in schools in the Pittsburgh and Woodland … Read more…

Upcoming collections to accept e-waste, household chemicals, pharmaceuticals, materials for reuse and more

Mark your 2017 calendar now for dates to drop off a wide variety of materials – ranging from computers and household chemicals to usable building materials and unwanted medications – at upcoming collections sponsored by the Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) and its partners. “The Pennsylvania Resources Council provides residents of the commonwealth with numerous options … Read more…