• Celebrating Volunteer Appreciation Month: Combatting Loneliness One Act of Kindness at a Time

    As spring blooms, April brings a special occasion: Volunteer Appreciation Month. It's a time to reflect on the incredible impact volunteers make in our communities daily, to recognize their selflessness, dedication, and the profound difference they bring to the lives they touch. Yet, perhaps one of the most remarkable aspects

  • Wellderly Day: Celebrating Healthy Aging and Happiness

    Wellderly Day, celebrated annually on the third Monday of March, is a special occasion dedicated to honoring the health and happiness of our senior community members. Wellderly Day, also known as Well-Elderly Day, was conceived by Dr. Dale Anderson in collaboration with Act Happy Day. Dr. Anderson emphasized the health

  • Reframing Aging

    A note from our Executive Director: At Eras, we strive to support and engage seniors in every Era of their life and part of our mission is to advocate for a society that respects and values the aging population. Despite the well-documented social, economic, and health impact of ageism, it’s

  • Eras Senior Network Welcome New Executive Director

    Eras Senior Network is excited to announce the hire of Darryl Anderson as its new Executive Director, effective April 5th, 2023. Anderson joins Eras Senior Network from the Racine Family YMCA, where he served as Vice President of Social Responsibility and Chief Operating Officer for two years. Anderson brings over