Entries by Allison Marino

“You have a Friend in Me” Staff Training

LifeSTEPS’ Los Angeles Valley team shared a fun-filled afternoon yesterday connecting at our regional staff training at Hollenbeck Terrace. To the tune of “You Have a Friend in Me,” staff donned Toy Story apparel and discussed LifeSTEPS’ resident services programing. An afternoon of team building activities and interactive games produced positive energy and interactions, creating […]

Bridging the Digital Divide for Older Adults

LifeSTEPS is helping residents at Montaira Senior Apartments stay healthy and thrive through technology by working to close the digital divide for older adults. Through on-site, bi-monthly classes conducted by LifeSTEPS staff, residents are learning basic computer skills and gaining the ability and confidence to access information and services online. Computer literacy fosters increased socialization […]

30 LifeSTEPS residents receive free Google smart speakers

Thanks to a collaboration between Partners in Care Foundation, Los Angeles County Workforce Development, Aging and Community Services and Los Angeles City Department of Aging, 30 LifeSTEPS seniors and residents with disabilities in Los Angeles recently received free Google smart speakers. With the speakers, residents can connect with family, friends and healthcare providers hands-free, call […]