Listen! Trudy Wilson and Laurie Labishak Discuss Prime Time Levy on Novotney Now

UPDATE: You can listen to Trudy and Laurie’s appearance on Novotney Now by clicking here

Trudy Wilson, Manager, Senior Adult Services, Prime Time Office on Aging, at Trinity Health System, and Laurie Labishak, Market Director, Marketing & Communications, will be interviewed from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. today (Monday, March 18, 2024) on Novotney Now, hosted by veteran journalist Steve Novotney, a voice in the Ohio Valley for nearly 20 years.

Their discussion will focus on the Prime Time replacement levy, which is on the Jefferson County, Ohio, ballot for tomorrow’s elections. Information about this vote can also be found in this post and this post.

Here are some of the key points that will be covered in the interview regarding the services Trinity Health System’s Prime Time Center on Aging provides:

Since July 2023

  • Total Unduplicated Meal Clients in Mingo = 69
  • Total Home Delivered Meals in Mingo = 7,624 Meals (2 routes)
  • Total Unduplicated Transportation Clients in Mingo = from a sample of 43 files pulled, 26 were from Mingo, with a total of 1,575 Units of Transportation over the last year
  • 2 Passengers were taken to Dialysis 3 times each week, being picked up at approximately 4:30 a.m.
  • Approximately 118 unduplicated clients from 43938 zip code, many receiving multiple services
  • Approximately $2.6 Million Operation overall
  • Currently provide approximately 1,000 meals per day overall

Last Fiscal Year – Jefferson County

  • Total Meals = 240,881, an increase of 11% over previous year
  • Total Units of Transportation = 14,039, an increase of 10% over previous year


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