Family Eldercare’s Summer Fan Drive

It’s time for Family Eldercare’s annual Summer Fan Drive. The first Fan Drive was held in 1986, started by employees of the Southern Union Gas, who formed the Austin Fan Club. Family Eldercare adopted the initiative in 1990 and, through the support of the community, has turned it into an iconic Austin event.

The annual Summer Fan […]

Congratulations to Joan Cox for the HHSC Innovators in Aging Awards

Join us as we congratulate Joan Cox for being named one of the HHSC (Texas Health & Human Services Commission) Innovator’s in Aging Award for 2020! Joan has taught line dance classes at the South Austin Senior Activity Center since 2001. These classes encourage older adults to stay active and engaged in a fun way.

Joan […]

Coming of Age Scavenger Hunt

Join us virtually for this unique scavenger hunt on July 23, 2021 at 12 pm (noon). This is a chance to show your creativity by finding items around your home for each category.

There are five categories with a winner and prize for each!

Take your time and hunt up these items around your home in advance […]

May is Older American’s Month

In tough times, communities find strength in people and people find strength in their communities. In the past year, we’ve seen this time and again in Central Texas as friends, neighbors, and businesses have found new ways to support each other.

In our community, older adults are a key source of this strength. Through their experiences, […]