Generations columnist for The Herald-Palladium

In my last column, I wrote about a group of new Senior Companion volunteers, and how their joyful hearts inspired me.

I currently have the good fortune of working with eight future Foster Grandparent volunteers, who will be mentoring students in classrooms this fall.

Pat Arter is senior volunteer program director of Region IV Area Agency on Aging in Southwest Michigan. Questions on age or independence services? Call the Info-Line for Aging & Disability at 800-654-2810 or visit The Generations column appears each weekend in The Herald-Palladium.