When Wisconsin’s Governor Tony Evers issued a mandatory “Stay At Home” order during the height of the pandemic, regular social activities stopped.
It left older adults isolated and detached from the usual check-ins that ensure seniors stay active, healthy and safe.
However, in the midst of the lockdown, SDC came up with some innovative solutions.
With a little creativity and a lot of commitment, SDC’s senior services team developed new “socially distant” ways to keep seniors connected.
SDC organized drive-up giveaways.
We delivered bags of groceries.
We helped seniors access the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as it became available.
Our senior programs have always helped older adults maintain an independent lifestyle.
In 2020, our services were critical.