Life in Delaware County

Faith Breakfast RSVPs Requested

10 Oct , 2019  

SourcePoint hosts the annual Faith Breakfast Thursday, October 24 at 800 Cheshire Road, Delaware.

Religious leaders, church staff, and volunteer administrators from Delaware County communities are invited to attend this free event, which kicks off with a continental breakfast at 8:15 AM. More…

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Health & Wellness Expo Coming Soon To Source Point

28 Sep , 2019  

It’s a unique opportunity to learn about many facets of life and health for the area’s older residents, and its completely free!

Presented by SourcePoint and designed for Delaware County adults aged 55 and older, the Health & Wellness Expo will feature free screenings, activities, and information on: More…

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Grant Fuels Lifelong Learning Institute

20 Sep , 2019  

In July, SourcePoint awarded a $10,000 grant to the Lifelong Learning Institute of Ohio Wesleyan University. The funds helped support the institute’s start-up costs, including the hiring of a part-time director, promotion, printing of course materials, and fall term evaluation.

The Lifelong Learning Institute is modeled after similar programs at campuses across the country. Volunteers teach courses in a relaxed, peer-centered environment. Topics are designed to appeal to those ages 55 and older. More…

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Life in Delaware County

SourcePoint Volunteer Wins Medical Mutual Award

13 Sep , 2019  

SourcePoint volunteer Doug Lay won Senior Volunteer of the Year at the Medical Mutual Outstanding Senior Volunteer Award Banquet on September 4. The annual banquet honors individuals age 60 years and older from throughout central and southern Ohio who provide their communities with extraordinary volunteer service. More…

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Standing Up To Fight Falling

7 Sep , 2019  

SourcePoint, in collaboration with the Stepping Up to Prevent Falls Coalition of Delaware County, is proud to present a free falls prevention and awareness event Monday, September 23 from 9 AM to Noon, at Mingo Park, 500 E. Lincoln Ave. in Delaware. More…

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Seniors: Walk, Balance, And Learn Your Way To Health

14 Aug , 2019  

Here are three programs offered through SourcePoint that are centered on community education and fall prevention.

Walk with a Doc

Join the walking movement to take steps toward a healthier you! Talk to a healthcare professional while walking in the park. Everyone is welcome, and it’s free! More…

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Shake, Rattle & Roll In Support Of Senior Services

12 Aug , 2019  

The premier fundraising event to support senior services in Delaware County, Shake, Rattle & Roll, takes place Friday, Sepember. 13 at SourcePoint, 800 Cheshire Road, Delaware. Performance Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Delaware is this year’s presenting sponsor. More…

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SourcePoint Announces New Director Of Client Services

4 Aug , 2019  

SourcePoint has announced the promotion of Karen Waltermeyer to director of client services. In the senior leadership role, Waltermeyer oversees all aspects of the organization’s in-home care services, including care management, information and referral services, and the FIRST service coordination program. More…

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SourePoint 2020 Grant Applications Now Available

1 Jul , 2019  

Applications are now available for the 2020 funding of community programs that service Delaware County residents ages 55 and older. SourcePoint annually awards funding to local service organizations to help address the diverse needs of the county’s older population. More…

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SourcePoint Welcomes New Executive Director

22 Jun , 2019  

SourcePoint’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Fara Waugh, LISW-S, to the position of executive director. Waugh succeeds Robert Horrocks, founding executive director of the nonprofit organization, who in January announced his intention to retire this year. More…

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Life in Delaware County

SourcePoint Board Recruiting New Members

14 Jun , 2019  

SourcePoint’s board of directors seeks interested candidates to serve on the organization’s governing board for terms beginning in 2020. The local nonprofit organization provides professional expertise, services, and programs for Delaware County adults who want to thrive after 55. SourcePoint provides community support with in-home care services, resources for family caregivers, and an enrichment center for adults ages 55 and better to focus on health and wellness, education, creativity, and recreation. More…

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Life in Delaware County

SourcePoint Now Transports To And From Ashley

31 May , 2019  

SourcePoint now utilizes its 14-passenger bus to transport Delaware County adults ages 55 and older from Ashley to its Cheshire Road center and back. The Ashley route operates on Mondays. Stop times and locations include: More…

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Life in Delaware County, Polaris Area

SourcePoint Opens Support Group At Polaris Office

29 Apr , 2019  

In May, SourcePoint launches a sixth support group for family caregivers, conveniently located at its south office at Polaris, between Powell and Westerville. The new support group is available the fourth Wednesday of each month beginning May 22 at 1070 Polaris Parkway, Suite 200, Columbus, from 5:30 to 6:30 PM. SourcePoint’s caregiver support groups are open to both Delaware County caregivers, as well as caregivers whose loved ones reside within the county. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Retirement Ready Expo This Saturday

24 Apr , 2019  

SourcePoint is hosting the Retirement Ready Expo this Saturday, April 27 from 9 AM to noon at 800 Cheshire Road in Delaware.

Presented by Polaris Retirement Community, the Retirement Ready Expo is designed to benefit adults ages 55 and older who are planning now for a better retirement. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. More…

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Business, Life in Delaware County

SourcePoint Receives New Delivery Van Donation For Meals On Wheels

1 Apr , 2019  

SourcePoint recently received a gift from Greif, a leading global industrial packaging manufacturer based in Delaware, for the purchase of a new delivery van for SourcePoint’s Meals on Wheels program. Each year, SourcePoint delivers more than a quarter-million meals to local seniors. The new van replaces a 2005 vehicle with more than 107,000 miles and several mechanical issues. More…

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