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The Advisory Newsletter

The Advisory newsletter is delivered six times a year via email.The Advisory Newsletter is delivered six times a year to your email through Constant Contact. You can subscribe here

Past editions (Adobe PDFs) from 2009-2017 are available on our archives page.

2022

March/April: LGBTQ+ older adult survey responses, Relatives as Parents Program (RAPP), Older Adult Behavioral Health update and more.

January/February:  Includes information on the older adult recreation program, the Annual Family Caregiver Conference update, veterans update, COVID-19 booster update and more.

2021

November/December: Includes information on Veterans Day events, the Annual Family Caregiver Conference, Utility Bill Assistance, COVID-19 booster update and more.

September/October: Includes information on Older Adult Meals and Nutrition, the Annual Family Caregiver Conference, Suicide Prevention, Medicare Open Enrollment and more.

August: This month's Advisory is dedicated to a call for volunteers to assist with DAVS programs.

June/July: Includes June celebration information about Juneteenth, Veteran's Pride, Older Adult Behavioral Health Initiative Events and more.

April/May: Includes COVID Vaccine update, Memorial Day event info, Technology Access, Older Adult Behavioral Health Initiative Events and more.


February/March: Includes Black History Month proclamation, COVID Vaccine update, veteran benefits update and more.

2020

November/December: Includes information about safe holidays during COVID-19, Veterans Day, DAVS Area Plan update and more.

September/October: Includes information about Medicare open enrollment, Family Caregiver Virtual conference and more.

July/August: Includes information about the DAVS needs assessment survey, long-term care COVID-19 visitation policies, Gulf War Awareness Month and more.

May/June: Includes information about Phase 1 at DAVS, Families First and CARES Act Funding for DAVS, Older Americans Month, virtual Memorial Day events and more.

March/April: Includes information about older adult mental health first aid, celebrating our volunteers, and more.

January/February: Parks & Rec scholarships for veterans, expanded family caregiver support, staying connected this weekend, older adult comedy show, and more!

2019

November/December: Includes senior peer outreach line, death cafes, Veterans Day ceremony and more

September/October: Includes Veteran Art Workshop, the Annual Family Caregiver Conference, Medicare Open Enrollment and more.

July/August: Includes New Asian Meal Site, Older Adult Comedy Workshop, Mentorship Opportunities and more.

May/June: Includes Older Americans Month, O4AD Day at the Capitol, Memorial Day Ceremony and more.

March/April: Includes Certificate of Honor Program, Older and Wiser Story Showcase, Project Senior Connect and more.

January/February: Includes Community Matters at the Family Caregiver Conference, Project 22 event, winter weather fall prevention and more.

 

2018

November/December: Includes Veterans Day Ceremony, Long-Term Care Advocacy Services, healthy holidays and more.

September/October: Includes information on Medicare Open Enrollment, the Family Caregiver Conference and more.

July/August: Includes information on new Medicare cards, how to beat the summer heat, Washington County Veterans Resource Fair and more.

May/June: Includes information on storytelling events marking Older American's Month, Washington County Memorial Day ceremony, sharing security with mom on Mother's Day and more.

March/April: Includes information on new Medicare cards, Oregon Women Veterans Conference, Social Security benefit statement and more.

January/February: Includes Measure 101, new ID cards for vets, a recap of the Family Caregivers conference and more.