Generations columnist for The Herald-Palladium

Happy New Year! I hope you’re reading this in good health.

While the pandemic continues to try to keep us down, I’m determined, along with a team of like-minded friends, to do what I can to lift people up.

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 areaagencyonaging.org. The Generations column appears each weekend in The Herald-Palladium.