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TRIAD honors seniors

Staff Reports

Douglas County TRIAD honored five area seniors at its Senior for a Day luncheon at Flight Restaurant and Bar.

John Caster of Minden, Deloris Carver of Gardnerville, Donald Ward of Gardnerville, Laurette Gilbert of Lake Tahoe and Dick Hancpol of Lake Tahoe were honored at the April 28 event.

TRIAD is a volunteer service organization committed to enhancing the quality of life for senior citizens. The organization offers programs including:

Delivering birthday cards to Meals on Wheels clients;

Offering senior education seminars;

Leading programs that educates seniors about the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and its services; and

Offering refrigerator magnets that contain medical historyand medication lists, in the event someone is unable to tell paramedics.

For information about TRIAD, call 782-9941.