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How to Hire a Contractor for Home Repairs
This 90 minute workshop for seniors takes the hassle out of home repairs by focusing on the basics of planning and bidding out projects:
- obtaining and reviewing bids
- specifiying what is to be done
- selecting a contractor
- avoiding common pitfalls
- monitoring work
Transportation and lunch is available for a suggested donation.
Workshop fee is $5 for residents 60 years and older and $15 for those under 60 years old.
Particpants must register before February 27, 2013.
More About City of Lakewood Aging Division
The city of Lakewood certainly does its best to look after the community's elder residents. Need proof? The city established a division to offer assistance to the elderly. Since its inception in 1973, the Division of Aging responds to the diverse needs and interests of older adults by providing services and activities that enhance dignity, support independence and encourage involvement in the senior center and the community. Comprehensive services, programs and resources are available to older adults and their families.