Kiwanis Learns About Okeechobee Senior Services (Audio Included)

From left to right: Jim Bush, Tom Leach and Dowling Watford

Okeechobee Senior Services Manager Tom Leach spoke to the Kiwanis Club of Okeechobee recently to discuss services provided by his department. “Basically our role is to provide services to seniors in their homes or at our senior center to help support them and to meet their needs as they age..” Leach has been the program manager for four years.

Okeechobee Senior Services provides several services including Home Delivered Meals, Personal Care, Home Making, Respite Care, Emergency Energy Assistance and Transportation among others.

For further information, or to see if you qualify, contact Senior Services by calling 863-462-5180

CLICK THIS LINK TO LISTEN TO THE FULL INTERVIEW WITH SENIOR SERVICES MANAGER TOM LEACH (RUN TIME 2:45)