Category: Community

Electronic Waste Collection

Electronic Waste Collection – Saturday, July 18 at Yeadon Public Works

On Saturday, July 18, 2020, Yeadon hosts an Electronic Waste Collection event at the Public Works garage, 1115 Baily Road.

B&L Disposal will have a dumpster set up outside the Public Works Yard and employees will be on hand to assist residents with unloading cars.

Electrical and electronic devices such as, TV’s, computer monitors, clocks, radios, etc. may be dropped off for collection from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Public Works Garage located at 1115 Baily Road.

Large appliances will not be accepted.

walk with ease

Six-Week ‘Walk With Ease’ Program for Seniors Begins July 27

Self-Directed Program with On-line and Email Support

The Arthritis Foundation’s program for people 60 and over proven to reduce the pain of arthritis and improve your overall health. No matter if you need relief from arthritis pain or just want to be active, the Arthritis Foundation’s 6-week Walk With Ease program can teach you how to safely make physical activity part of your everyday life.

Use the Walk With Ease workbook provided to do the program – beginning where you are and walking 3 times a week on your own with assistance from your leader. Be inspired and share at weekly on-line group meetings held on Mondays at 10:00 a.m. beginning on July 27th.

  • Proven to reduce the pain of arthritis
  • Increase Balance, Stength and Walking Pace
  • Build confidence in your ability to be physically Active

To Register Contact: Ellen Williams at williamse@co.delaware.pa.us or call 610-499-1937.

Virtual Town Hall

Unemployment Questions? Dep’t of Labor Hosts Virtual Town Hall Thursday

Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) is hosting its seventh live virtual town hall from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM this Thursday, July 9, 2020, to share information about regular unemployment compensation (UC) and other new COVID-19-related benefits programs and give Pennsylvanians the opportunity to ask questions directly of UC experts.

For more information about the event and additional unemployment resources, see the full press release.

Livestream: Virtual Town Hall
Thursday, July 9
1:00 – 2:00 PM

Nile Swim Club vouchers

Borough Council Offers $175 Vouchers for Nile Swim Club Membership – One Day Only

Special offer for Yeadon residents — one day only. Saturday, June 27 at 10:00 am

Thirty (30) discounts available. Remaining balance of membership must be paid at time of purchase. All persons on membership must be residents of Yeadon. You must be present to receive the discount. Employees of Yeadon Borough, Yeadon Borough Council, NSC employees and board members not eligible.

NileSwimClub.org

COSA Power over Pain program

COSA to Offer Online Chronic Pain Self-Management Program

County of Delaware Services for the Aging‘s (COSA) Health and Wellness Program will begin to offer the nationally recognized evidence-based Chronic Pain Self-Management Program developed at Stanford University in a small group format using on-line meetings. The program is sponsored by COSA in collaboration with the PA Department of Aging and Friendship Circle Senior Center and it is available at no cost to Delaware County residents age 60 and over. Those who sign up for the program will receive program materials sent directly to their home which include the Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Pain Book and Moving Easy CD.

Those registering for the program are committing to:

  • Fill out a short registration survey with me over the phone.
  • Receive program materials delivered directly to your home.
  • Attend 6 group on-line sessions once a week for six weeks.
  • Complete a short last session and 4-week follow-up survey either over the phone or by mail.

The program is scheduled to begin on Thursday, June 25th from 12 noon to 2:30 p.m. and will run once a week for 6 weeks ending on Thursday, July 30th. To register e-mail williamse@co.delaware.pa.us or leave a message with your phone number at 610-499-1937 and you will be contacted to register over the phone.

Please note space is limited for this program and you must register soon in order to receive your program materials before the beginning of the first session.