The senior citizen population in Nevada County continues to grow at a fast pace and has been nicknamed the Silver Tsunami. League of Women Voters Program Coordinator, Polly Bacich, says her organization is hosting an event on Saturday to explore the county needs and services for the fast growing senior population.
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Bacich says the League has assembled a knowledgeable panel of presenters including a representative from Area 4 for the Aging and AARP. An expert from the Aging and Disability Resouce Connection focusing on longtern care, and a Director from the Retired Seniors Volunteer Program and the Senior Helpline are also on the panel. Other experts representing Nevada County Telecare, Senior Services, and an Ombudsman Program for senior citizen support will be present to provide additional resouce information.