Marion Senior Providers will develop dietary and transportation applications to seniors throughout the Dunnellon space starting in January. The company has partnered with the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (7620 U.S. 41) to supply a protected web site the place a well-balanced and nutritious meal can be served whereas having fun with the easy pleasure of dialog and companionship.
The company has been pursuing a really perfect location for the positioning for the reason that Group Well being Evaluation was printed two years in the past and acknowledged Dunnellon as a meals desert. Research have proven that social interplay is a vital a part of remaining mentally alert throughout the growing older course of. Camaraderie, assist and friendship, in addition to ongoing schooling and assets for the aged residents can be obtainable Monday by Friday.
Marion Transit can even be obtainable to offer transportation for eligible riders to and from the positioning, in addition to, medical and life-sustaining journeys throughout the Dunnellon space. At present, buses run into Dunnellon and transport shoppers into Ocala for his or her wants. The company is searching for to increase a devoted bus particular to Dunnellon as many residents have most popular docs and retail shops which were troublesome to assist with the present transportation schedule.
The congregate eating web site will host a tender opening Jan. 2 and transportation is restricted. If interested by collaborating in both the eating web site or the devoted transportation line, name 352-620-3438.
For info relating to Marion Senior Providers, name 620-3501.