Snapshot - Encore Life

May 2015
May is Older Americans Month
For 2015, the focus is “Get in the Act” and how
older adults are taking charge of their health,
getting engaged in their communities, and
making a positive impact in the lives of others!
Arthritis Classes: Improve range of motion and
We would love to hear your stories on how you
are “Getting into the Act”! Please email
Maggie at [email protected] or give
us a call to share a story about:
flexibility; Multiple class locations.
Coffee Talk Fitness: Chair exercises to improve
joint movement and range of motion followed
by coffee and socializing.
Electronic Recycling: Recycling your unwanted
electronics with us! Collection Mon-Fri 8-5 at
Encore location. Call for other dates and
locations as well as more info. Or visit
Foot Care Service: Karen Loyd, RN, will be
available by appointment (332-4071) the 1st and
3rd Wed.
Homework House: After school assistance for
students in grades 3-12.
Men’s Maintenance: Chair exercises to improve
joint movement and range of motion followed
by coffee and socializing.
Neighborhood House Companion: Share your
time and interests with elders who may be
homebound or desire a new friend.
Walk with Ease: Walk your way to less pain
and better health. For those who can walk as
little as 10 min or longer.
Feeling a little rusty? Wish
you could ease some of
those aches and pains?
How you or a loved one has taken charge of
your health
How you or an organization is making a
difference in the community
How you are volunteering or making an
impact on others’ lives.
Help us share what a great place our
community is! Together we can promote
healthy aging!
Men’s Maintenance may be
your answer!
A chair exercise program
designed for men to
increase strength and
flexibility and reduce pain
and stiffness.
After exercise, enjoy coffee
and conversation on us.
8:00-9:00 a.m. at Encore
Wellness Checks: Blood pressures taken by an
RN or LPN who shares current health and
wellness tips.
Call for locations
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
PO Box 432; 615 W. 8th Street
Wray, CO 80758
[email protected]
Encore Life Electronic Recycling Program
has collected just over 18,000 pounds of
electronic waste in Yuma county since
January 1, 2015.
We have hosted Community Clean Up days
in Wray and Yuma and have an upcoming
Clean up day in the Joes/Idalia area. We
have also collected from area businesses as
well as individuals.
We would like to thank all of our volunteers,
and our partners Cornerstone Production
Company, Wray FCCLA and Elite Rolloff. This
program would not be possible without your