In The News

July 27, 2017 – Lunch & Learn for caregivers in Mishawaka: “Who’s taking care of me?” will be offered from noon to 1:30 p.m. Aug. 3.  Read more in the South Bend Tribune.

July 26, 2017 – The 8th annual REAL Room Makeover Raffle was held to raise support for Meals on Wheels.  See the coverage at WNDU.

July 26, 2017 – REAL Services of Elkhart County and Alzheimer’s Services & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana are sponsoring Lunch & Learn: Education Programs for Caregivers of Older Adults.  See coverage in Goshen News.

July 20, 2017 – REAL Services has Lunch ‘n Learns in LaPorte County the first Tuesday of each month.  Read more in the News Dispatch.

July 5, 2017 – A grateful REAL Services client wrote a “Note of Thanks”.  You can read it in the Herald-Argus.

May 9, 2017 – Mary Lou Wincek was recognized as “Caregiver of the Year” by REAL Services at our Age of Excellence Awards Luncheon.  See photo in South Bend Tribune.

April 27, 2017 – REAL Services’ Real Room Makeover Raffle is back and tickets are now on sale. WNDU covers it!

April 25, 2017 – Age of Excellence recognizes local businesses, organizations and people who serve the elderly and disadvantaged in our community.  WNDU covered it!

April 25, 2017 – Legendary Irish Quarterback Joe Theismann was the keynote speaker at Real Service’s Age of Excellence Luncheon.  See the interview on WNDU.

March 1, 2017 – REAL Services celebrated Nutrition Awareness Week at 34 Senior Nutrition Centers throughout north central Indiana.  Read more in the Ink-Free News.

Feb 23, 2017 – REAL Services prepares for what’s being called the “silver tsunami,” the flood of Baby Boomers who are retiring and needing care in the next 20 years.  See the full story on WNDU.

Dec 6, 2016 – The Weatherization program assists low-income families to conserve energy and ultimately lower their utility bills. Read about one of our clients in the South Bend Tribune.

Dec 19, 2016 – The Wellness Initiative for Senior Education (WISE) Program is offered by REAL Services and includes six sessions that cover a wide range of topics.  Read more in the South Bend Tribune.

Nov 7, 2016 – John Moreland and Denis Burke volunteered for REAL Services’s Elves for Elders program and delivered holiday gifts to clients for 12 years! Read their story here.

Oct 11, 2016 – Les Fox, founder of REAL Services passed away.  He was president and CEO of REAL Services for 40 years before retiring in 2007.  See the story on WSBT.

Oct 3, 2016 – Artrice Fluker has worked for REAL Services in the Energy Assistance Program for the past nine years.  Read her story here.

July 20, 2016 – Meals on Wheels and Energy Assistance, two programs of REAL Services, help people stay independent in their homes.  WSBT covers it!

Feb 1, 2016 – REAL Services, in 1968, established the first program in the country designed to provide meals, recreation and socialization for older persons.  Read about our history in the South Bend Tribune.