Tallahassee, FL - It’s cold! And it doesn’t appear to be warming up any time soon. Many seniors in the community are facing these harsh temperatures with limited heat. Elder Care Services is averaging 6 to 8 requests a day by seniors needing blankets, heaters, or help with their utility bills.
ECS has relied on individual and community donations in the past to help assist with these request. We currently have no heaters in stock! Requests are expected to increase over the next two months with the record breaking temperatures.. Donations will allow us to continue to assist those in need.
Donations can be made by calling ECS at 850-921-5554, visiting our web site at www.ecsbigbend.org or by mailing donations to ECS, 2518 West Tennessee Street, Tallahassee, FL 32304.
ESC has been recognized for its in-home and community services, senior volunteer programs and nutrition services. Though known by everyone for its “Meals on Wheels” program, Elder Care Services provides for a variety of senior needs.
For more information, please contact:
Sharon Davidson at 921-5554