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Has Your Faith-Based Organization Been Seen On Our Ventura TV?

Has Your Faith-Based Organization Been Seen On Our Ventura TV?

Our Ventura TV is launching its first-ever “Faith-Based” TV series, beginning in January 2022. Throughout 2022 each of the Our Ventura TV hosts will include a few of the Ventura County faith-based organizations (FBOs) as part of their routine interviews.  All FBOs are welcome to participate and may become a guest by visiting OurVentura.com and […]

Only 2 Weeks Left! Join The Ojai Women’s Fund Today

Only 2 Weeks Left! Join The Ojai Women’s Fund Today

The deadline to complete your membership payment and ensure your membership in the Ojai Women’s Fund this year is September 15. Joining or renewing your membership is as easy as clicking the link below. CLICK HERE TO JOIN OWF FOR 2021! Your membership is so important to making a difference in the Ojai Valley Remember, your participation […]

Arizona Man Sentenced For Scamming Millions From The Elderly

Arizona Man Sentenced For Scamming Millions From The Elderly

MARY ROSE CORKERY REPORTER An Arizona man was sentenced to serve 16 years in jail for scamming millions of dollars from the elderly, officials announced in a Monday press release. Kent Maerki, 78, misrepresented two companies he founded while on the radio, including in a presentation of a “wireless spectrum he called ‘Money From Thin Air’” […]

Student Launches Grocery Delivery Service for the Elderly Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Student Launches Grocery Delivery Service for the Elderly Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

BY ISABEL VAN BRUGEN A pre-med student in Las Vegas has designed a program to arrange the delivery of supplies and groceries for elderly and vulnerable individuals amid the rapidly escalating coronavirus outbreak in the United States. The community program, named “Shopping Angels,” was set up by 20-year-old University of Nevada student Jayde Powell last week. It aims […]

Everyone needs a helping hand….

Everyone needs a helping hand….

Caregivers was founded in 1984 with a grant from the Interfaith Council on Aging and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondolet developed a community-based model to meet a growing need in the United States. Today, CAREGIVERS serves hundreds of seniors in six cities throughout Ventura County – one of […]

How California Skims Federal Medicaid Payments To Fund A Powerful Union

How California Skims Federal Medicaid Payments To Fund A Powerful Union

By SAM HAN and WILL SWAIM | The Orange County Register Originally published on October 30, 2017  . Home caregivers serving Medicaid patients in California are being shortchanged and, chances are they don’t even know it. Medicaid pays for elderly and disabled individuals who need support with activities of daily living to receive support at home from a caregiver. […]

Newbury Park man sentenced to 5 years for investment scheme targeting the Elderly

Newbury Park man sentenced to 5 years for investment scheme targeting the Elderly

The elderly woman and her gun

The elderly woman and her gun

    By Darren Nuesca With all this talk about gun control, I want to convey an experience I had last month. I was doing construction renovations on a quadraplex in a rough neighborhood off  Crenshaw Blvd in Los Angeles. I was there all week and became friends with the tenants, in particularl, this 83 […]

Camarillo: Man posing as carpet cleaner arrested for stealing from elderly client

Camarillo: Man posing as carpet cleaner arrested for stealing from elderly client

On February 27, order 2015, cialis detectives from the Camarillo Investigations Bureau and Special Enforcement Unit arrested Keagon Sims for first degree residential burglary and elder abuse. Between 9:00 PM on February 26, order 2015 and 7:30 AM on February 27, 2015, a suspect(s) entered the residence, located in the 1800 block of Onda Drive, […]