Senior Villages help older adults stay at home in their community as long as they are able. A Village is a neighborhood-based membership organization supported by background checked volunteers. The Village Volunteers help seniors to remain independent with assistance while allowing them to stay connected with their community.

 

Instructions:  This survey is to be completed by Bowie residents 50 years of age and above. 

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* 1. Age

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* 2. How much longer do you expect to live in your current home?

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* 3. If you plan to age in place in the City of Bowie, how do you currently plan to provide for assistance with activities of daily living (bathing, housekeeping, and/or laundry) when the time arises?

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* 4. Do you live in the Incorporated City of Bowie?

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* 5. If the Bowie Senior Village (BSV) offered Aging in Place case management services, would you utilize this service?

(Aging in Place Case Management Services are one-on-one tailored resource linkage allowing residents to make informed decisions about their home interior and exterior modifications, health care resources, and plans for long-term care needs as you age in place.)

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* 6. If volunteer transportation service was offered from your doorstep for local doctor appointments or grocery shopping, would you participate?

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* 7. If volunteer friendly visitor or telephone reassurance services were offered, would you participate?

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* 8. If volunteer technology support (computers or cellphone)  was offered, would you utilize this service?

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* 9. If snow removal or leaf raking services were offered for free or a nominal donation, would you utilize this service?

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* 10. If student nursing services were offered in home to monitor vital signs, health education, blood sugar monitoring and health care advocacy, would you utilize this service?

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* 11. If a Bowie Senior Village offered access to services such as these for a nominal monthly membership fee, would you be interested in joining?

Services could include the following volunteer or college intern provided services:
  • Transportation to doctors appointments
  • Grocery shopping assistance 
  • Snow removal/ leaf raking
  • Computer or cellphone troubleshooting
  • Student nursing visits
  • Referral to preferred providers of services
  • Telephone reassurance services
  • Friendly visitors
  • Dog walking
  • Minor home repairs (light bulb changes, smoke detector batteries changes, putting together small household items etc.)

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* 12. If you answered yes to question 11, how much per month would you be willing to pay to have access to Bowie Senior Village Services?

$0.00 $100.00
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* 13. Would you be interested in helping to establish a Bowie Senior Village?

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* 14. If you answered yes to question 11, which of the following would you be willing to volunteer for to create a Bowie Senior Village ? Check all that apply.

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* 15. Please list your contact information to subscribe to Bowie Senior Village Updates or to  volunteer.

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