Up and Coming at NVN

 

 

 

 

NORTHWEST VILLAGE NETWORK IN THE NEXT TWO WEEKS:

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Mon. Aug 7, 3:30-5pm,  Monday Tea at High Point Cafe

*Thurs. Aug. 10, 10:30am.  Out and About with the Arts  Michener Art Museum

Fri. Aug. 11, 9:15am. Cup A Joe. at Tata

Fri. Aug 11, 2:30-3:30pm Needlecrafts change of venue

at Jane Schofer 215-248-3762

Mon. Aug 14, 3:30-5pm,  Monday Tea at High Point Cafe

Fri. Aug 18, 9:15am. Cup A Joe. at Tata

Looking Ahead

 

*Mon. Aug 21, Film Discussion and Pot Luck

 

Announcements 

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PUBLICATIONS 

* For NVN members.  Non-members are welcome to attend 3 times as guests.

 

Neighborhood Organizations and Services beyond NVN

 

Ralston My Way http://ralstoncenter.org/programs-services/ralston-my-way can handle virtually anything on your to-do list.

 

Weavers Way Coop http://www.weaversway.coop/ great food plus other benefits.  Tuesdays 10% discount to Coop members who are 65 and older. 

 

New Courtland Foundation http://www.newcourtland.org

provides services to low-income seniors.

 

Unitarian Universalist House Outreach http://www.uuhoutreach.org/  assists older adults to remain independent.  They collaborate with other services to expedite getting older adults the support they need.

 

Time4Time Community Exchange http://www.time4timexchange.org/  

people volunteer their talents and receive, in return, help with their unmet needs.

 

Meals on Wheels  http://chestnuthillmow.org/ works to meet the daily nutritional needs of any Chestnut Hill area resident challenged by illness, disability or age. 

 

Philadelphia Corporation for the Aging http://www.pcacares.org  working to improve the quality of life for older Philadelphians or people with disabilities.

West Mt. Airy Neighbors http://www.wman.net/  serves as a community-based volunteer organization committed to preserving and enhancing the quality of life in its richly diverse urban neighborhood.

 

East Mt. Airy Neighbors http://www.eastmountairy.org/ promotes projects and public improvements that encourage positive growth and development in the community, and make it a better place in which to live.

 

Chestnut Hill Community Association http://www.chestnuthill.org/ promotes Chestnut Hill, its community and quality of life.  Membership brings discounts to local businesses and subscription to the weekly Chestnut Hill Local newspaper.

Center in the Park http://www.centerinthepark.org/ As a community resource, it provides access to supportive services and activities.

Mt. Airy Learning Tree http://mtairylearningtree.org/  brings together neighbors to share a wide variety of ideas, information and skills in informal learning environments.

 

Center on the Hill http://www.chestnuthillpres.org/center-on-the-hill/ provides a variety of programs, activities, and resources to enrich the lives of active adults in the greater Chestnut Hill area.

 

S.O.W.N. Supportive Older Women’s Network  http://sown.org  Offers counseling, GrandFamily resource center (support to grandparents raising grandchildren), workshops to strengthen older adults 50+ through life transitions.

Northwest Victim Services (NVS) www.northwestvictimservices.org  supports victims of crime: crisis support, information about criminal justice procedures, referrals to meet emergency needs, assistance in completing and filing claims for financial assistance.  Call the NVS hotline at 267-808-0350

CARIE  (Center for Advocacy for the Rights and Interests of the Elderly) www.carie.org  works for the autonomy of older persons through advocacy, education, and action from reporting elder abuse to assistance in choosing a nursing home, to help in unraveling medical care options and housing issues.

Lovett Library https://libwww.freelibrary.org/branches/branch.cfm?loc=lov a branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia, located on Germantown Avenue in Mt. Airy, Lovett serves the communities of East and West Mt. Airy. Check out the garden next to the branch.

Chestnut HIll Library https://libwww.freelibrary.org/branches/branch.cfm?loc=chh a branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia at 8711 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118-2716.

Chestnut Hill Rotary Club  http://www.chestnuthillrotary.org member of Rotary International

ARTZ Philadelphia is a local organization that has a program for art for people with dementia.
Justine Stehle is Program Facilitator 917 544 1601