Seniors

The Seniors category focuses on the elder population in Norton County and ensuring their needs continue to be met.

Identified Goals:

  • Create agriculture-based programming with children and seniors

  • Develop activities and amenities for senior citizens

  • Identify affordable healthcare options for seniors

 

Grants Given Totaling $23,335:

  • Norton County Senior Citizens Inc. received a grant in 2015 to install LED light fixtures, insulation and a drop ceiling along with the purchase of a new public transportation minivan. 

  • Almena Senior Center, Inc. received a grant in 2015 to install new flooring that was safer and easier to maintain.

  • Norton County Senior Citizens Inc. received a grant in 2017 from a Donor Advised Fund in conjunction with the Norton KAY club to continue programs and operation.

  • Norton County Senior Citizens Inc. received a grant in 2017 from a Donor Advised Fund in conjunction with the Norton KAY club for the operation of the transportation program. 

  • Norton County Senior Citizens Inc. received a grant in 2017 from a Donor Advised Fund to continue operations. 

  • Norton County Senior Citizens Inc. received a grant in 2019 to purchase a 14-passenger bus to provide transportation to all residents within Norton County.

 

112 S. Kansas, Suite 308

Norton, Kansas 67654

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