Category: All Stories

March 25, 2020

Spotting Fake News

Misinformation and rumors about the coronavirus pandemic has heightened our awareness about fake news; here’s how to get the real scoop.

March 16, 2020

Joan Janek, 67: Mastering Fear

Senior Planet Sponsored Athlete Joan Janek shares how pushing her physical boundaries helped her prepare for the fight of her life.

March 11, 2020

Senior Planet Members Make Their Voices Heard

With program funding on the line, Senior Planet rallied at New York City Hall.

March 4, 2020

Aging with Attitude: Dollie Nixson Never Gives Up

A Senior Planet member describes her inspirational story and her motto: Never give up!

February 28, 2020

Burr Daly, 81: It’s Never Too Late

A partial knee replacement changed Senior Planet Sponsored Athlete Burr Daly’s perspective on his love of track and field.

February 26, 2020

Aging with Attitude: Roseanna Sottilaro on Why the Gym Inspires Her

Senior Planet Team Captain Roseanna Sottilaro shares why working out at the gym doesn’t have to be hard or intimidating.

February 25, 2020

NPR’s All Things Considered: “How Some Are Trying To Teach Senior Citizens To Spot Fake News”

Senior Planet Montgomery County and OATS were highlighted on NPR’s “All Things Considered.”

February 24, 2020

Aging with Attitude: Stella Nash

An award-winning member of Senior Planet Colorado talks about her experience.

February 19, 2020

The “New” Old in Design

Pictures of Senior Planet members are part of this exhibit about product designs that can transform aging.

February 14, 2020

Introducing the Senior Planet Sponsored Athletes

Find fitness inspiration to strengthen your heart this Valentine’s Day and beyond.

February 12, 2020

North Country Members on “Lobby Day”

Senior Planet North Country members encouraged their representatives to ensure that the program stays in the New York State budget for the 2021 fiscal year. 

February 7, 2020

Palo Alto Online: “New technology-themed institute brings tech-hungry seniors downtown”

Palo Alto Online published a great feature on Senior Planet @Avenidas, our newest location in the birthplace of Silicon Valley.

February 5, 2020

Making iPads More Age-Friendly

Having trouble handling an iPad? One Senior Planet trainer shares her expertise.

February 4, 2020

Opinion: Older Adult Election Volunteers in Iowa Were Left in the Lurch

Older adults were trying to support their country’s civic process, but confusing technology and poor implementation systems failed them.

January 31, 2020

Join Us for Our Membership Drive and More!

Join Team Senior Planet and learn about the exciting benefits of membership!