A housing one-stop shop

The Stillwater and Bayport Senior Centers are hosting the sixth annual Washington County Senior Housing Fair. This Open House event will be held on 9 a.m. to noon April 20 at Community Thread, 2300 West Orleans St. in Stillwater.

This “one stop shop” will save those looking for senior housing information  hours of time and energy, when seeking information to meet specific housing  needs.

Finding a new place to live and moving can be a difficult process. The Housing Fair will help seniors and families of seniors who are interested in learning housing alternatives within Washington County. Visitors will be able to meet representatives from several different housing agencies to gather information, discuss needs and get a better understanding of senior services provided at each location. In addition, representatives from senior transitional moving services will available to discuss moving concerns and options.

Resource and referral information on in-home care, adaptive equipment and other support services will be available.  Refreshments will be provided by Lakeview Homecare and Hospice.

Community Thread is a non-profit human service agency connecting people and enriching lives in Washington county and western Wisconsin since 1967. Community Thread programs include the Stillwater and Bayport Senior Center, the Volunteer Center, Transportation, Medical Reserve Corps and the Holiday Bureau.