Senior center cuts back in-person meals, ride services to four days a week
May 10, 2023
On June 1, the Wrangell Senior Center will cut back its in-person meals and ride services after a loss of funding.
Juneau-based Catholic Community Services, the organization that operates the senior center, announced on May 1 that there would no longer be any funding from COVID-19 emergency relief federal programs, making it necessary to reduce operating hours.
“With the White House’s announcement that the coronavirus public health emergency is officially ending, there is no longer emergency relief money available to support the senior operations,” wrote Brigette Guzy, human resources...