Olivia Wenzel '20 Supports Parma Heights Senior Center by Creating Virtual Platform to Overcome Isolation
A recent Cleveland.com story highlighted Olivia Wenzel '20, who has been busy during the pandemic supporting a senior center in her hometown of Parma Heights, where she has created a virtual platform for seniors to overcome isolation.
"Social isolation and loneliness among older adults cannot be ignored. The health risks are devastating. After speaking with several organizations about how they were serving older adults in my region in June, I found myself captivated by the senior center in my hometown." She goes on to say that, "As someone with caregiving experience for a loved one with dementia and as a believer that all people deserve happiness and well being, I was called to action." Click here to read the full story.