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25th Anniversary Monthly Feature | 2012: Serving Our 5,000th In-Home Care Client

2012: Serving Our 5,000th In-Home Care Client Feb. 13, 2012 marked a special day for SourcePoint. On that date, the organization’s in-home care program enrolled its 5,000th client. Since the first client was served in 1995, SourcePoint’s in-home care [...]

By |2017-10-19T20:50:36-04:00October 19, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments

25th Anniversary Monthly Feature | 2007: The Big Move to Cheshire Road

2007: The Big Move to Cheshire Road In 2005, voters approved a bond issue that paved the way for the construction of a 61,000-square-foot building on Cheshire Road on the southern edge of Delaware. By the end of 2007, [...]

By |2017-08-25T14:37:07-04:00August 25, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments

25th Anniversary Monthly Feature | 2006: Managing Hundreds of Volunteers

2006: Managing Hundreds of Volunteers Volunteers have always played an integral role in SourcePoint’s success—after all, we were founded by volunteers—but it wasn’t until 2006 that a formal management program was developed. By that time, SourcePoint had 459 volunteers, [...]

By |2017-07-21T13:59:34-04:00July 21, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments

25th Anniversary Monthly Feature | 2001: Expanding Support for Family Caregivers

2001: Expanding Support for Family CaregiversWith the population of older adults in the county rapidly growing, the need for support for family caregivers was quickly growing as well. According to AARP, about 34.2 million Americans provide unpaid care to an [...]

By |2017-06-23T20:57:18-04:00June 23, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments

25th Anniversary Monthly Feature | 2000: The Launch of Insurance Counseling

2000: Launch of Insurance Counseling Determined to help older adults and their families navigate the confusing maze of health insurance and prescription programs, SourcePoint launched an insurance counseling program in 2000. Trained insurance specialists began to offer free counseling [...]

By |2017-05-25T21:35:28-04:00May 25, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments

25th Anniversary Monthly Feature | 1998: Meals on Wheels

1998: Meals on Wheels for Delaware County SourcePoint’s nutrition program can trace its roots all the way back to the 1980s when Grady Memorial Hospital received a federal grant to provide lunches to local seniors. After the passage of [...]

By |2017-04-25T20:38:53-04:00April 25, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments

25th Anniversary Monthly Feature | 1995: First In-Home Care Client

1995: First In-Home Care Client The first order of business after the passage of the aging services levy was to become the primary source of professional expertise, services, and programs for aging well in Delaware County. It started with [...]

By |2017-03-24T20:21:53-04:00March 24, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments

25th Anniversary Monthly Feature | 1994 – First Levy

1994: First Aging Services Levy By 1994, SourcePoint’s staff and board had spent countless hours listening to the community. After many meetings and forums with community leaders, older adults and their families, service providers, elected officials, and others, a [...]

By |2017-02-24T22:05:31-04:00February 24, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments

25th Anniversary Monthly Feature 1992: The Beginning

1992: The Beginning In 1991, a group of concerned citizens, service providers, older adults, and elected officials came together and began talking about the needs of the growing older population in Delaware County. At the time, while a variety [...]

By |2017-06-08T17:54:37-04:00January 25, 2017|25th Anniversary, Enrichment Center, News|0 Comments